Friday, June 9, 2023

In Copyright Case, French Court Rules Against Artnet

A French court has ruled that a French photographer of furniture for auction house catalogs has a claim for damages against artnet … for violation of copyright with regard to photographs of furniture, owned by third parties, sold at auction and reproduced along with sales results in the artnet price database, the world’s most popular and comprehensive database for art, decorative objects and antique sales.

Via Artnet News.


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