Curzon PR Signs New London-Based Auction House

New London-based auction house, specialising exclusively in Indian art and collectables. Inaugural auction coinciding with 100 years of Bollywood. Strengthening cultural ties between India and the global market.

London, United Kingdom, October 18, 2013 --( Curzon PR has signed to support new London-based auction house, Conferro Auctions. Conferro specialises exclusively in Indian art and collectables, bringing rare and unique regional items of Indian heritage to an international market. Curzon will be managing Conferro’s strategic communications, event management and digital and media relations.

The opening of this new London-based auction house aims to strengthen the cultural ties between India and the global market.

Coinciding with the celebration of 100 years of Bollywood, Conferro’s premiere auction, 28 – 29 November, features cinematic memorabilia from this era. The auction lots will include vintage gramophones and LPs of timeless film scores, from some of the great Bollywood films of the past including, Mughal-e-Azam – one of the milestones in Indian film history.

Farzana Baduel, MD of Curzon PR, said “I am delighted to be working with Conferro Auctions. The launch of their new auction house is a milestone for the Indian art and collectables market. Their inaugural auction of timeless works of Bollywood history shows the rich cultural offerings that India contributes to the world.”

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Conferro Auctions

Conferro Auctions is a new London-based auction house specialising exclusively in Indian art and collectables. Conferro brings rare and unique items of Indian cultural heritage to an international market. As an authority on Indian art and collectables, Conferro Auctions aims to strengthen the cultural ties between India and the global market and lead existing and new collectors alike, into a burgeoning market. Showcasing regional Indian art and collectables of the finest quality, Conferro’s establishment heralds a new era for the Indian art market. Passionate about preserving India's cultural heritage for future generations, Conferro Auctions brings to London, art and collectables from one of the world's oldest civilisations.

Curzon PR

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