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Larivière v. Thaw

Lariviere v. Thaw, No. 100627/99, (N.Y. Sup. Ct. June 26, 2000).



The Plaintiff Lariviere sought authentication of his alleged Jackson Pollock painting through The Pollock-Krasner Authentication Board.  Despite signing a hold harmless agreement, Lariviere brought suit against the Board upon learning of its decision that the painting was not an authentic Pollock.

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