The pieces featured prominently in a book written by two Southeast Asian antiquities experts who are accused by New York district prosecutors of conspiring with a prominent Manhattan art dealer
to traffic antiquities.
London-based art dealer
Charles Beddington also stated that the buyer could possibly be an Arab or Chinese, explaining that Americans and Europeans would rarely spend this amount of money for a painting.
The painting was first brought to Birmingham's Barber Institute in May 1939 by Jewish art dealer
Kurt Walter Bachstitz, along with teen's other famous work, The Wrath of Ahasuerus.
A Monaco judge is investigating AS Monaco football club owner Dmitry Rybolovlev over allegations of complicity in invasion of privacy as part of a dispute with an art dealer
, a source close to the Russian billionaire said on Thursday.
Department of Justice continues to seize assets it believes were bought through funds allegedly misappropriated from Malaysia's state-run fund 1MDB, an art dealer
has now claimed that one of the seized paintings actually belongs to him, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday.
The maddest collector I have ever known', 'The art dealer
who escaped penal servitude', 'The blackmailing of an expert', and 'Saved by the Camorra'.
HUNDREDS of looted antiquities allegedly linked to a notorious London art dealer
have been uncovered in a warehouse.
Based on the much-loved cult novel, Don't Point That Thing At Me by Kyril Bonfiglioli, Johnny Depp plays a debonair art dealer
(really, is there any other kind?
The German task force investigating the trove of Nazi-looted art discovered in the Munich apartment of the late recluse Cornelius Gurlitt announced today that one of the paintings found, Matisse's 1921 "Woman Sitting in an Armchair," was stolen by the Nazis and rightfully belongs to the heirs of Paris art dealer
Paul Rosenberg, the Associated Press reports.
customs officials said that the artworks were part of a stash smuggled into the United States by an art dealer
New York, August 28 ( ANI ): A Manhattan civil court judge has decided that former tennis world number 1 John McEnroe is the rightful owner of a 2-million-dollar-abstract painting whose provenance was muddled after a convicted art dealer
got involved with it.
London art dealer
, Richard Philp, who qualified as a fine arts teacher at the University of Wales, said the painting had been bought in 1968 by his late art dealer
father Peter and was being sold on behalf of his widowed mother.