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I've Been Bootlegged: Art Copyright Infringement on eBay - Vlog 2 - Paul Richmond Studio

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Uploaded on Feb 21, 2011

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Thanks to a tip from another artist, I discovered that someone on eBay was selling my work and claiming it as his own. Two of my original paintings appeared in eBay listings by a seller from China who had lifted photographs of my work from my website, cropped off my signature, and added a copyright watermark bearing his own initials. The listings touted original oil paintings on canvas -- surprising, considering that I still had possession of the original works. It also encouraged interested parties to e-mail the seller with wholesale inquiries. Here's the story of my revenge!

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