What kind of paintings will be in the gallery? We are looking for...
Salvador Dalí, Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso, Amedeo Modigliani, Vasily Kandinsky, Umberto Boccioni, Georges Braque, Natalia Goncharova, George Gross, Henri Matisse, Alexander Rodchenko, Vladimir Tatlin, and others.
Andy Warhol, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Andrew Wyeth, Norman Rockwell, and others.
Principles of painting selection
The most significant painters of various countries. We have to be prepared that we don't know some of them (e.g., the Dutch)
Frans Hals, Pieter Bruegel, Jan van der Heyden, Albrecht Dürer, Lucas Cranach, Peter Paul Rubens, Anthony van Dyck, Karel Breydel, Nicolas Poussin, Jacques-Louis David, Jean-Antoine Watteau, François Boucher, Sandro Botticelli, Tintoretto, Filippo Lippi, Giotto, Lorenzo Lotto.
Cai Guo-Qiang, Liu Wei, Zeng Fanzhi, and others.
If it's Aivazovsky, it's a seascape; If it's Shishkin, it's a forest.
Franz Roubaud., Vasily Vereshchagin.
The presence of expertise, provenance (list of previous owners) - mandatory.
The export permit is issued before the transaction takes place
Buyers must agree to an appraisal + independent valuation