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Auction sites, such as; allege to have real artists works that have been seized/repossessed by the gov't and now are at auction to the public.  Skeptics abound.  What are your thoughts and advices.

Dear Jack,

It has been a while since I visited and have never been to the other. Overall I felt they were "shilling" the art. They would say current bid is one thing, but when you click on it the price is always much higher. I have never purchased anything from them becuase I am not confident in their descriptions and integrity. I have also noticed; whether real or hype; that the prices for the art is much higher than can be found elsewhere with the assistance of a qualified art dealer. I hope this information is helpful. Please investigate further as I do not have a full opinion on both sites.

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