The market related to Greek vases has existed for centuries. It represents a well-known and mature sector of the ancient art market with an established and unique historical value protected from the fluctuations of volatile and unpredictable ones such as contemporary art.
During the investment period, the Fund will acquire up to 50 Greek vases.
The pre-acquisition vetting and legal review of potential Investments by the Team of Experts is intended to ensure the quality and marketability of the Fund’s investments. This process will add significant value to the investments.
The Ancient western art market represents between USD 300 MM – USD 500 MM per year with transactions of about 4’000 pieces a year. Auction sales represent approximately USD 100 MM of this total.
Sebastien and Benjamin, with combined experience of more than 35 years in Finance and Law, co-founded Liberi Partners (Cayman) Ltd in November 2018. They have been working together for several years structuring and managing numerous investment solutions (hedge funds, real estate vehicles, private equity funds, club deals). Formely, Sebastien and Benjamin respectively held the position of Group COO & CEO for a large international multi-family office in Geneva.
Alexander V. Kruglov, Ph.D. is a specialist in Greek and Roman art, currently Curator of Electrum Art Gallery in New York. His professional experience includes thirty years working in the Department of Classical Antiquities of the State Hermitage Museum (St. Petersburg, Russia). He was awarded with research fellowships from prestigious institutions such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, National Gallery, Washington, D.C., and was a Guest Scholar in the J. Paul Getty Museum.
Pr. Alain Pasquier is currently the Conservateur Général Honoraire du Patrimoine, Musée du Louvre and is a member of the Académie des Incriptions et Belles-Lettres, Institut de France, since 2013. Successful candidate of the Agrégation de lettres classiques in 1966, he has been a professor of Greek archeology since 1974, in charge of Ancient Greek sculpture, at the École du Louvre. He was nominated in 1984 Head Curator at the Dept. of Greek, Roman and Etruscan Antiquities at the Louvre Museum and, in 1988, General Inspector of the Musées de France. He directed the Dept. of Greek, Roman and Etruscan Antiquities from 1999 to 2007.
Randall A. Hixenbaugh, the director of Hixenbaugh Ancient Art, is an accredited member of the Appraisers Association of America. Mr. Hixenbaugh is qualified by the IRS to perform appraisals of antiquities for insurance valuation, estate valuation, and charitable donation. He has written appraisals of antiquities for U.S. courts, U.S. Customs, and several major museums.
PM is a New York law firm with a boutique practice focusing on the international art market and represents leading collectors, dealers, auction houses, advisors, funds and museums. The firm handles private sales, auction sales, commercial transactions, civil litigation, and criminal defence. The firm has significant expertise in regulated sectors of the art maket, such as antiquities.
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