New York Dealer Charged with Selling Illegally Obtained Art Objects

December 22nd, 2016

nancy-wiener-gallery-via-wsjArt dealer Nancy Wiener has been charged with selling illicit art objects and artifacts to both Sotheby’s and Christie’s, the WSJ reports, a note that once again raises questions about the auction houses’ due diligence procedures.  “Sotheby’s has been cooperating fully with the government’s investigation,” a spokesperson says.

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