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by dance621
Fri Jul 31, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Using "slavish" reproductions from Auction House
Replies: 2
Views: 2414

Re: Using "slavish" reproductions from Auction House

Hi Andy, Apologies for the late response. Thank you so much for your detailed reply. It mirrors essentially what I was thinking: that there is no specific rules I can follow but no obvious violation is occurring. I think I might proceed as a limited company, therefore hopefully protecting me from an...
by dance621
Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Using "slavish" reproductions from Auction House
Replies: 2
Views: 2414

Using "slavish" reproductions from Auction House

Hi all, I am interested in using a couple of fine art images from auction websites. I want to reproduce and sell them on fine art paper. The artist is out of copyright (died more than 70 years ago) and the photos of the paintings are essentially slavish reproductions. I did some basic googling and t...
by dance621
Fri Nov 01, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Claim against me for selling old photographs
Replies: 2
Views: 3181

Re: Claim against me for selling old photographs

Many thanks, That's great to hear.

James
by dance621
Wed Oct 30, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Claim against me for selling old photographs
Replies: 2
Views: 3181

Claim against me for selling old photographs

Hi, I'm new here and would appreciate some advice. I purchased a collection of 30,000 1980's photographs from an american auction house a few years back. The collection was the property of a famous Hollywood reported and are mostly candid shots of him with stars at parties or just the stars. I am no...