Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Bonhams trouble?

This interesting story broke overnight:

Bonhams: Lots of trouble on New Bond Street
Allegations of dirty tricks are haunting the leading auction house. Mark Hughes investigates the strange saga of the Medici Dossier
The Indepenent
Wednesday, 27 October 2010
The photographs in question are in the print edition but not in the online edition.   But they are accessible online in The Art Newspaper's  story:

Medici “loot” for sale?
Two works coming to auction with Bonhams appear similar to those pictured in Polaroids found in the convicted dealer’s Geneva store
By Fabio Isman and Melanie Gerlis | From issue 217, October 2010
Published online 5 Oct 10 (market)

 David Gill comments this morning at on Looting Matters:

Bonhams: Resurfacing Antiquities

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