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  • Auction Preview

    Chinese Stamp Auction

    After 30 years of disorganized mail delivery, the Chinese Qing government approved the creation of the first national postal service in 1896. The government ordered specialized stamps from Japan to commemorate the occasion, but the shipment failed to arrive in time for the opening. A small number of red revenue…

    1897 Red Revenue Small Figure Surcharge
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    Collector Julia Stoschek Offers Free Online Archive of Video and Digital Art

    Screenshot from the video project Double Strength by Barbara Hammer. Numerous pieces from digital art collector Julia Stoschek's archive are now available for free through the Julia Stoschek Collection website. Offerings include experimental video and digital projects from the 1960s to the present. This online transition was planned before the…

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