Category: fakes and forgeries

Allegedly Fake Joan Mirós Trigger Trials in Turkey

hyperallergic.comhttp://hyperallergic.com/244545/turkish-dealer-on-trial-over-exhibition-of-allegedly-fake-joan-miro-works/ Allegedly Fake Joan Mirós Trigger Trials in Turkey Cihan Kucuk On November 20, 2013, an exhibition titled Miró in Istanbul opened at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University’s Tophane-i Amire Culture and Arts Center, but its two-month run was cut…

A veneer of Vermeer | Chemistry World

In the aftermath of the second world war, allied soldiers recovered paintings of great value that the Nazis had looted from museums during their conquest of Europe. Among these was a most remarkable work by the eminent Johann Vermeer, The…

A veneer of Vermeer | Chemistry World

In the aftermath of the second world war, allied soldiers recovered paintings of great value that the Nazis had looted from museums during their conquest of Europe. Among these was a most remarkable work by the eminent Johann Vermeer, The…

Knoedler fakes case will go to trial, judge orders

theartnewspaper.comhttp://theartnewspaper.com/news/news/159740/ Knoedler fakes case will go to trial, judge orders In a forgery scandal that shook the art world, the now-shuttered Knoedler Gallery and its former director Ann Freedman will have to go to trial in two cases involving the…

DALI FORGERY: Reliance on Art Gallery Reasonable, No Duty for Art Buyer to Conduct Own Due Diligence | Art Law

DALI FORGERY: Reliance on Art Gallery Reasonable, No Duty for Art Buyer to Conduct Own Due Diligence artlaw.foxrothschild.com/2015/01/articles/uncategorized/dali-forgery-reliance-on-art-gallery-reasonable-no-duty-for-art-buyer-to-conduct-own-due-diligence In a recent case, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled in an unpublished opinion that claims against Park West Galleries, Inc. for fraudulent concealment and breach…

DALI FORGERY: Reliance on Art Gallery Reasonable, No Duty for Art Buyer to Conduct Own Due Diligence | Art Law

DALI FORGERY: Reliance on Art Gallery Reasonable, No Duty for Art Buyer to Conduct Own Due Diligence artlaw.foxrothschild.com/2015/01/articles/uncategorized/dali-forgery-reliance-on-art-gallery-reasonable-no-duty-for-art-buyer-to-conduct-own-due-diligence In a recent case, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled in an unpublished opinion that claims against Park West Galleries, Inc. for fraudulent concealment and breach…

Couple Says Gallery Sold a Bogus Rockwell

Courthouse News Service courthousenews.com/2014/12/31/couple-says-gallery-sold-a-bogus-rockwell.htm By BARBARA LEONARD  Tweet   Couple Says Gallery Sold a Bogus Rockwell   By BARBARA LEONARD      HACKENSACK, N.J. (CN) – A Manhattan art gallery passed off a MobilOil advertisement as a “guaranteed” Norman Rockwell, for which…