Collector Sues Over Damage to $22.5 Million Brancusi Sculpture

August 7th, 2019

Collector Marc Baradel has filed suit in New York Supreme Court, claiming his Brancusi sculpture Le Poisson, valued at $22.5 million was damaged due to negligence by Asher Edelman’s Artemus, and insurance companies HUB International and Lloyd’s of London. “Given the amounts of money involved, a jury could find that they were acting in their own interests,” says Stephen Weingrad, the arts lawyer representing Baradel.

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