Whoops: Photogs Shatter $300K Sculpture

2,600-year-old art piece was being moved for a shot

By Matt Cantor,  Newser Staff

Posted Apr 26, 2012 2:13 PM CDT

(Newser) – A treasured Nigerian sculpture survived for 2,600 years—until photographers dropped it during a shoot last year, irreparably shattering it, according to a lawsuit. Plaintiff Corice Amran says photographers visited her in May to photograph her piece of Nok artwork for Art + Auction;...   Read full story »


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