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United States Government Returns Art Work Stolen Over Three Decades Ago...

BOSTON, MA.- The last of seven pieces of valuable artwork, stolen on Memorial Day in 1978 from a home in Stockbridge, are were returned to their owner by authorities. In November of 2008, retired Massachusetts attorney, Robert R. Mardirosian, of Falmou...

Gold and Gem Encrusted Tiger Head from Throne of Tipu Sultan...

LONDON.- A second gem-encrusted gold finial from the octagonal golden throne of Tipu Sultan, the Tiger of Mysore, was sold at The Bonhams New Bond Street on October 7th in the Indian & Islamic Art sale for £434,400. This is the second such finial to p...

Gold and Gem Encrusted Tiger Head from Throne of Tipu Sultan...

LONDON.- A second gem-encrusted gold finial from the octagonal golden throne of Tipu Sultan, the Tiger of Mysore, was sold at The Bonhams New Bond Street on October 7th in the Indian & Islamic Art sale for £434,400. This is the second such finial to p...

Painting by Egon Schiele Stolen by Nazis Back in Austrian Museum

VIENNA (AP).- A painting by Austrian expressionist Egon Schiele has been rehung at a Vienna museum after a 12-year possession battle over the artwork stolen by the Nazis. The painting was returned over the weekend after the Leopold Museum agreed to pa...

Painting by Egon Schiele Stolen by Nazis Back in Austrian Museum

VIENNA (AP).- A painting by Austrian expressionist Egon Schiele has been rehung at a Vienna museum after a 12-year possession battle over the artwork stolen by the Nazis. The painting was returned over the weekend after the Leopold Museum agreed to pa...

Painting Stolen by Nazis Back in Austrian Museum

VIENNA (AP).- A painting by Austrian expressionist Egon Schiele has been rehung at a Vienna museum after a 12-year possession battle over the artwork stolen by the Nazis. The painting was returned over the weekend after the Leopold Museum agreed to pa...

Titanic Salvage Company Wins Award from Virginia Court

RICHMOND (AP).- The company with exclusive rights to salvage the Titanic is entitled to full compensation for artifacts worth about $110 million that it has recovered in a half-dozen perilous expeditions to the famous shipwreck, a federal judge has rul...

Stolen Portinari Painting Recovered in Brazil

SAO PAULO (AP).- Police have recovered a painting by one of Brazil's most famous painters two weeks after it was stolen from a museum. Authorities say Candido Portinari's "O Enterro," or "The Burial," was found with a suspect in Rio de Janeiro on Satu...

Elvis Presley’s White Knabe Grand Piano Expected to Bring $1,000,000+ at...

MEMPHIS, TN.- Elvis Presley's beloved White Knabe Grand Piano, as featured in his music room at Graceland from 1957 to 1969, is expected to bring $1,000,000+ as the centerpiece of Heritage Auctions’ Signature® Elvis Memorabilia Auction, Aug. 14, ...

Getty Acquires Letters from Surrealist René Magritte

LOS ANGELES, CA.- The Getty Research Institute (GRI) announced today that it has acquired an important group of letters and postcards from the Belgian surrealist René Magritte. The group of over forty autograph letters and postcards to the Belgian Sur...

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