Pierre Valentin

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Looted art

Is there loot lurking in your collection? Find out—before someone else does

Do your research and and check whether you unwittingly own stolen works, otherwise it could tarnish your reputation

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Restitution

Getting back art from Gurlitt’s hoard of Degenerate art

While the legal status of stolen or confiscated works is as yet unclear, there is hope for those who make claims for restitution

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Authentication

Authentication issues: "Trust me, this is a fake"

A lawyer suggests that the decisions of expert committees should not be beyond the reach of the law