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‘Extremely rare’ 17th-century painting of Black woman with White companion placed under export bar from UK

Written by By Sana Noor Haq, CNNA 17th-century painting showing a Black woman with her White companion has been placed under a temporary export bar to reduce the risk of the artwork leaving the United Kingdom. The anonymous painting, described in a statement by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) on Friday as "extremely rare," is valued at £272,800 ($362,060). The ...

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