Sotheby’s News

New York Art Gallery, Sotheby’s Chairman Settle Suit Over Fake Rothko

Knoedler & Co, which before closing in 2011 was New York City’s oldest art gallery, has agreed to settle a lawsuit over an $8.3 million sale of a fake Rothko painting, just as its ex-president was preparing to testify at …

Lawsuit Against Sotheby’s Claims $218 Painting Is Actually a $16M Caravaggio

A painting bought by a British naval doctor for 140 pounds ($218) in 1962 may now be worth as much as 10 million pounds if his descendant can prove it’s a Caravaggio. The authenticity of “The Cardsharps” is at the …