Tag Archives: Apprtaisals. authentications

WHAT IS A GICLEE PRINT, ANYWAY?

Artist Billie Schenck wrote to me with some very nice comments about my book Artful Dodgers: Fraud and Foolishness in the Art Market and confirmed the information I included about a court case in which he testified. He also asked for my … Continue reading



A LATE OCTOBER POTPOURRI

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Book Cover

 

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ARTFUL DODGERS Getting Close

It’s apparently now all over but the printing! The galley has been proofed. The cover has been proofed. The marketing is in progress. Now all we have to do is wait a couple of weeks to order from amazon.com. We … Continue reading



So Much In ARTFUL DODGERS

With Artful Dodgers: Fraud and Foolishness In The Art Market through editing and into production at Abbott Press and with the front cover and back cover text finalized by my brilliant designer Lindsay Holt, I am into marketing discussions with … Continue reading



Artful Dodgers -The Back Cover

Artful Dodgers -The Back Cover At the writers’ Conference in San Niguel de Allende I sat down with a group of the attendees and asked them to listen to the copy I had just written for the back cover … Continue reading



ARTFUL DODGERS: FRAUD AND FOOLISHNESS IN THE ART MARKET Again….

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2014 Challenges for ARTPRO

How did it ever get to be 2014? I know people everywhere are asking that question. Wasn’t it just a few years ago that we were waiting the arrival of the Millennium? I’m so old I even remember waiting years … Continue reading



REALLY? THE INTERNATIONAL EXPERT?

Some time ago I received criticism from Paul Chimera, a longtime Salvador Dali fan, collector, curator and authority. He took exception to my oft-repeated representation by myself and others of me as The International Salvador Dali Expert. He thought that the … Continue reading



GUEST CURATOR SHINES WITH DALI SHOW

It was a lovely evening in Guanajuato, Mexico.  I accompanied Enrique Zepeda to the exhibition he guest curated at El Museo Iconografico del Quijote. He drove up from Mexico City and picked me up in San Miguel de Allende, where … Continue reading



CATCHING UP and Du NOYER SALE

So whatever happened to that Bernard Ewell, anyway? He has been almost absent from his blog. The answer lies more than anything else in some technical problems that he was finally able to figure out when others did not. Now … Continue reading