Provenance Questions Resolved Over Gustav Klimt Portrait, Will Go to Auction Block Tomorrow at Sotheby’s in London

February 28th, 2017

Questions over the provenance of a Gustav Klimt portrait have been resolved at Sotheby’s, allowing the sale of the painting to go forward during the auction house’s Modern and Impressionist Evening Sale tomorrow night in London.  The work was contested after a previous owner said she lost the painting while cleaning her house, but the issue has since been resolved after a formal claim was not filed.  

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