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The Science Museum is able to provide immunity from seizure for cultural objects which are on loan from overseas under Part 6 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007
The Science Museum is able to provide immunity from seizure for cultural objects which are on loan from overseas under Part 6 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007.
Protection under the Act can only be offered by approved institutions which have demonstrated to DCMS that they abide by their Due Diligence guidelines and have firm procedures in place for establishing the provenance history of cultural objects.
Immunity from seizure is only offered when specifically requested and is subject to the following terms and conditions:
Links to museums and galleries with forthcoming exhibitions which include objects lent from overseas to the UK can be found on the Arts Council England’s website.
The following objects are intended to form part of the forthcoming exhibition(s):
Primrose: Early Colour Photography in Russia
1 August – 19 October 2014
The Science Museum is supporting the Primrose exhibition by providing immunity from seizure for the objects on loan. The exhibition has been organised by the Moscow House of Photography and is to be held at The Photographers’ Gallery, Ramillies Street, London.
Download the list of loans for Primrose: Early at The Photographers' Gallery (PDF)
Immunity from Seizure
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