The Society of Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers held a seminar titled ‘CITES, What’s Going On?’ in London on September 2 attended by more than 40 members.
The talk by Kim McDonald focused upon the
European guidance issued quietly in May that promises to have a
major impact on the trade in works of art that include the parts of
endanged species - and elephant ivory in particular.
A handy guide to what is and isn't permitted
under the new rules can be downloaded here.