Painter Thomas Hart Benton’s Heirs Sue Bank Over Alleged Neglect of Works

December 19th, 2019

The heirs of painter Thomas Hart Benton are suing UMB Bank, run by the Kemper family, for alleged neglect of a collection of works.  “We take our role as a trustee for art and other assets seriously and will directly address and defend the misguided allegations made in the lawsuit,” UMB Bank said in a statement. “We look forward to this matter being resolved as quickly and fairly as possible.”

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