22 mai 2009

Chaim Soutine's 'Piece de Boeuf' Returned to Private Ownership in First-of-Its-Kind Settlement

Piece de Boeuf (Piece of Beef c. 1923) - Chaim Soutine. (PRNewsFoto/The Shefner Family) NEW YORK, NY/ PRNewswire.- A unique and unusual settlement regarding Chaim Soutine's iconic painting entitled Piece de Boeuf (Piece of Beef c. 1923) was approved last week by Judge Laura Taylor Swain of the Southern District of New York. Pursuant to the settlement, the painting is being returned to the Shefner Family in resolution of litigation commenced against the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., Maurice Tuchman and Esti... [Lire la suite]