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CILA’s Claims Focus covers work of The Watch Register

Published: Monday 6th July 2020

The Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (CILA) Claims Focus June 2020 issue featured an article from the ALR’s Antonia Kimbell about the work of The Watch Register and the recovery of stolen watches. In recent months CILA members Alex Wakefield and Brendan Gillooly have delivered informative and engaging sessions on the subject of watches. Noting […]

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The Art Loss Register – Les retrouveurs d’art

Published: Thursday 5th March 2020

ALR’s Paul Exbrayat is interviewed in Collect magazine by Johan-Frédérik Hel Guedj: Depuis trente ans, The Art Loss Register aide à retrouver les oeuvres volées. Nous avons rencontré Paul Exbrayat, en charge du marché français et francophone, lors de sa venue à la BRAFA. TEXTE & PORTRAITS : JOHAN FREDERIK HEL GUEDJ En 1978, sept […]

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ALR Vetting at TEFAF profiled in the Financial Times

Published: Sunday 1st March 2020

Have you always ever how the ALR works with TEFAF and other fairs to stop stolen art and antiques being offered for sale? How does this work in practice? What happens to objects if they are found to have been stolen in the past? The ALR’s Manager of International Art Fairs, Will Korner, was interviewed […]

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Recovered Kushan sculpture to be repatriated to Afghanistan

Published: Friday 17th January 2020

The ALR has worked with the Metropolitan Police and the British Museum to return the sculpture to the National Museum of Afghanistan in Kabul The Art Loss Register (ALR) is pleased to announce the forthcoming repatriation of a sculpture to Afghanistan. The fragment has been recovered after being offered for sale at TimeLine Auctions, a […]

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Historic enamel portrait by Henry Bone recovered and sold at auction

Published: Wednesday 30th January 2019

Portrait of Lt.-Col. Hon. Francis Wheler Hood Henry Bone R.A. (Truro 1755-1834 London) PRESS RELEASE 30 January 2019 An enamel work by Henry Bone has been recovered by the ALR and sold at a UK auction house towards the end of last year. The portrait of Lieutenant-Colonel the Hon. Francis Wheler Hood is after an […]

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