Tag: Mailing list reports

Prints by Group of Seven artist A.J. Casson, along with hundreds of letters, photographs and artifacts dating back to the 17th century, have gone missing from the Archives of Ontario, according to the Auditor-General's annual report

Art, 17th-century artifacts missing from Ontario Archives: A-G By Natalie Alcoba and Jordana Huber,  National Post, with files from CanWest News Service  Published: Tuesday, December 11, 2007   In his 2007 report, Jim McCarter identified two “significant weaknesses” in the Archive’s…

Museum of Modern Art and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation jointly asked a federal court yesterday to declare them the owners of two Picasso paintings that a claimant says were sold under duress in Nazi Germany

In a legal strategy that is spreading in the art world, the Museum of Modern Art and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation jointly asked a federal court yesterday to declare them the owners of two Picasso paintings that a claimant…

Minerva holding back details

I confess that Minerva: The International Review of Ancient Art & Archaeology has not been one of my favourite magazines. I have not changed my views since 1990 when Kevin Butcher and I published a review article of the first…

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The Museum Security Network mailing list has been active since December 1996. The ‘old’ archive from the lists’ start until April 2003 was maintained manually. Since April 2003 we have an automated archive. Please browse both archives before subscribing to…

Security in the Kunsthistorische Museum was below all standards, but museum director tries to save his image by complimenting an ordinairy thief.

Museum Security Network Mailinglist Tue Jan 24 07:18:11 CET 2006 Seipel (Director of the Kunsthistorische Museum in Vienna): Saliera-Dieb war “Experte” (Austrian museum director says thief was highly specialized expert). Security in the Kunsthistorische Museum was below all standards, but…

[MSN] Much to the disappointment of visitors,

Prints replace originals at art exhibition Agnes Winarti, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta Much to the disappointment of visitors, the Jakarta Historical Museum is keeping several original paintings in storage and displaying prints instead. “I thought I would be able to…

Italy, Princeton Sign Antiquities Deal

ROME (AP) — The Italian Culture Ministry and the Princeton University Art Museum signed a deal Tuesday for the return of eight disputed antiquities to Italy — Rome’s latest coup in its efforts to recover treasures it says were looted…

Insider theft … and the curator did it

… and the curator did it Ton Cremers, Museums Security Network   Slide 1  My presentation will be about the problem of insider-theft in cultural institutions. Characteristics of thieves and thefts will be given, and a major case of insider…

Incidentenregistratie erfgoedsector

‘Incidenten’ in Nederlandse musea de afgelopen jaren waren aanleiding voor de Nederlandse Museumvereniging een onderzoek in te laten stellen door Gerard de Baay  naar de mogelijkheden de beveiliging van de musea op een hoger plan te brengen. Een van de…

December 2003 Archives

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