• Short Summary

    IN PARIS, OCTOBER 11, A COURT AWARDED A TOTAL OF 150,000 FRANCS DAMAGES TO VARIOUS ARTISTS AND GALLERY OWNERS WHO BOUGHT THE SKILFULLY FORGED PAINTINGS BY 34 YEAR-OLD JEAN PIERRE SCHECROUN
    HIS COPIES OF THE WORKS OF FAMOUS ARTISTS DECEIVED INTERNATIONAL ART EXPERTS.

  • Description

    IN PARIS, OCTOBER 11, A COURT AWARDED A TOTAL OF 150,000 FRANCS DAMAGES TO VARIOUS ARTISTS AND GALLERY OWNERS WHO BOUGHT THE SKILFULLY FORGED PAINTINGS BY 34 YEAR-OLD JEAN PIERRE SCHECROUN
    HIS COPIES OF THE WORKS OF FAMOUS ARTISTS DECEIVED INTERNATIONAL ART EXPERTS.YESTERDAY HE WAS GIVEN A SUSPENDED FOUR YEAR SENTENCE IN PRISON AND FINED 15,000 FRANCS.

    HE PAINTED AT LEAST 79 PICTURES OF FAMOUS WORKS BY PICASSO, BRAQUE, AND LEGER WHICH FETCHED A TOTAL OF 250,000 FRANCS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6ZS8KW9STU0UYALQZKK265V0
    Media URN:
    VLVA6ZS8KW9STU0UYALQZKK265V0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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