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How Not to Buy Stolen, Looted or Forged Art

In 2004, prominent collectors the De Sole family bought an $8.3 million Rothko painting from the Knoedler Gallery that turned out to be by some Chinese guy they’d never heard of. 1,344 more words


Ex-con art dealer's hoard of looted antiquities found in Switzerland

Italian authorities have located a cache of looted Roman and Etruscan antiquities purchased by one time art dealer Robin Symes in Geneva, Switzerland, according to the  463 more words