Export Bar Placed on Unique 18th Century Work by Joseph Wright of Derby

Friday, October 18, 2019
Export Bar Placed on Unique 18th Century Work by Joseph Wright of Derby

Arts Minister of the UK Helen Whatley has placed an export bar on Joseph Wright of Derby’s ‘Two Boys with a Bladder’. The work, completed between 1768 and 1770, is valued at £3,500,000 plus VAT and is at risk of being lost abroad unless a UK buyer can be found.

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