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Le Gray Egyptian Collection Brings back the Golden Age of Paris Auctions—at Least for the Day with Sale of nearly 1 Million Euros

La Gazette Drouot is the weekly publication dedicated to the Paris Drouot auction activity, often adding in some interesting general articles as well. Drouot is the building that houses most…

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Featured Exhibit

Charles Aubry: Master of Botanical Still Lifes

Born in Paris in 1811, Charles Hippolyte Aubry spent over 30 years in the decorative arts area, designing patterns for fabric, carpet and wallpaper manufacturers. In 1864, he started…

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Collecting Resources

Jean-Luc Pons Interviews Alex Novak of I Photo Central on the Photo Market

An edited version of this interview first appeared in the September-October-November, 2002 issue of Photographie International. My thanks to its publisher, Jean-Luc Pons, for allowing me to reproduce it…

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