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Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation v. Lubell
Solomon R. Guggenheim Found. v. Lubell, 153 A.D.2d 143 (N.Y. App. Div. 1990), aff’d, 77 N.Y. 2d 311 (N.Y. Ct. App. 1991).
good faith purchaser
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, which operates the Guggenheim Museum (together referred to herein as “the Museum”), filed suit to recover a gouache study by Marc Chagall stolen from the Museum and purchased by a
, Lubell. The purchaser’s ignorance of the work’s
was in part due to the museum’s decision not to report the theft. . . .
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