Re: Original Oil Paintings
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Posted by M. Arthur Auslander on May 09, 2001 at 06:01:00:
In Reply to: Original Oil Paintings posted by C. Swift on May 08, 2001 at 22:13:29:
: I have an art gallery, and import many of my paintings from Japan or China. All paintings are hand painted copies of originals. One of the original artists is still alive. I was told by my supplier that it was legal for them to paint, and for me to sell these copies of this painting because #1- this is not a actual copy because it is hand painted #2 they do not put the orignal artists name on it. I also was reading that most copyrights can not be protected Internationally. Please advice me on this.
Dear C Swift,
Without taking any professional responsibility for what I say----- your absolutely wrong.
M. Arthur Auslander
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