Brazilian Authorities Seize Smuggled Artwork Valued at $4.5 Million

July 1st, 2014

Os GemeosA trove of artworks valued at over $4.5 million has been discovered in Brazil, hidden away in shipping crates sent over from the United States.  The works, among them pieces by contemporary artists Os Gemeos and Sergio de Camargo were among the possessions of a Brazilian woman who authorities believe was seeking to avoid export taxes.Read more at  Art Newspaper