User talk:Vergaro 2
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Lupo 12:13, 29 February 2012 (UTC)
Laura Bonassin paintings
Hello. You uploaded a lot of images of paintings done by Laura Bonassin in the 1960s and 1970s. Please note that her paintings are under copyright until 70 years after her death. We can keep these images only if you send proof by e-mail to
permissions-commonswikimedia.org that you own the copyrights necessary to publish them under a free license here. See COM:OTRS/it. Without such proof, we will have to remove all these images again. Lupo 12:42, 29 February 2012 (UTC)