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Abbreviations Found in Benezit

Benezit uses abbreviations for international currencies in auction sale records and for institutional names.

Currency Abbreviations

ARP Argentinian Nuevo Peso
ATS Austrian Schilling
AUD Australian Dollar
BEF Belgian Franc
BRL Brazilian Real
CAD Canadian Dollar
CHF Swiss Franc
CNY Chinese Yuan
CZK Czech Koruna
DEM German Mark
DKK Danish Krone
EGP Egyptian Pound
ESP Spanish Peseta
EUR Euro
FIM Finnish Markka
FRF French Franc
GBP British Pound
Gns Guineas
GRD Greek Drachma
HKD Hong Kong Dollar
HUF Hungarian Forint
IEP Irish Punt
ILS Israeli Shekel
ITL Italian Lira
JPY Japanese Yen
MXP Mexican New Peso
NLG Dutch Guilder
NOK Norwegian Krone
NZD New Zealand Dollar
PLN Polish New Złoty
PTE Portuguese Escudo
SEK Swedish Krona
SGD Singapore Dollar
TWD Taiwan Dollar
USD United States Dollar
UYU Uruguayan New Peso
ZAR South African Rand

General Abbreviations

AG Art Gallery
AI Art Institute
AM Art Museum
BNF Bibliothèque nationale de France
CAPC Centre d’Arts Plastiques Contemporains
FAM Fine Art Museum
FMAC Fonds municipal d’Art contemporain
FNAC Fonds national d’Art contemporain
FRAC Fonds régional d’Art contemporain
GA Gallery of Art
Gal. Galerie, Gallery, Galleria, Galeria
GMA Gallery of Modern Art
ICA Institute of Contemporary Art
MA Museum of Art
MAA Museum of Art and Archeology
MAC Musée d’Art Contemporain, Museo de Arte Contempóraneo, Museu de Arte Contemporânea
MAH Musée d’Art et d’Histoire
MAM Musée d’Art Moderne, Museo de Arte Moderno, Museo d’Arte Moderna
Mamco Musée d’Art moderne et contemporain
MBA Musée des Beaux-Arts, Museo de Bellas Artes, Museo di Belli Arti
MCA Museum of Contemporary Art
MDA Musée des Arts Décoratifs
MFA Museum of Fine Art
MMA Museum of Modern Art
MNAM-CCI Musée nationale d’Art moderne – Centre de création industrielle (Centre Pompidou)
MoCA Museum of Contemporary Art
MoMA Museum of Modern Art
Mus. Musée, Museum, Muséum, Museo, Museu, Museet
Muz. Muzeum, Muzeul, Muzej
NG National Gallery
NGA National Gallery of Art

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