$300 Million Worth of Work by Anselm Kiefer and Other German Artists Has Mysteriously Gone Missing in China

Hundreds of artworks on loan from a single private collector have disappeared.

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Picasso’s Former Electrician Has Been Found Guilty—Again—for Hoarding Up to 271 of the Artist’s Works in His Garage

He previously offered a few hard-to-believe stories explaining how he came to own the works.

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Police Raids Across Europe Have Led to the Discovery of 10,000 Stolen Artworks and the Arrests of 23 Suspects

Agents from five countries took part in the complex operation.

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A British Court Just Froze the Assets of Inigo Philbrick, a Dealer Accused of Holding $14 Million Worth of Art Hostage

The request came from German financial company FAP, which is suing Philbrick in the US.

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A Bill That Aims to Fight Money Laundering Through Antiquities Sales Is Making Its Way Through Congress

A bill currently before the Senate could subject art and antiquities dealers to tighter oversight.

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Labor Organizers Have Filed a Complaint Against the Marciano Art Foundation Over Its Abrupt Closure in the Wake of Unionization Efforts

Artists Frances Stark and Sadie Barnette are publicly condemning the foundation’s move.

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A Bombshell Lawsuit Claims That High-Flying Art Dealer Inigo Philbrick Sold a Rudolf Stingel Painting He Didn’t Own—More Than Once

The case includes accusations of a fake auction guarantee and double-dealing.

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Los Angeles Police Have Recovered $800,000 Worth of Missing Scottish Spiritual Art From a Private Home, Ending a Seven-Year Mystery

But roughly 974 works remain to be found.

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Prince Charles’s Charity Displayed Paintings by Picasso, Dalí, and Monet—Until a Convicted Forger Claimed Them as His Own

‘There’s no way the paintings could pass even the lightest scrutiny,” the artist claiming them said.

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In a Brazen Treasure Heist in France, Thieves Rammed a Medieval Cathedral With a Tree Trunk and Made Off With Precious Artifacts

The perpetrators targeted the UNESCO World Heritage Site early on Monday morning.

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