Dispute Over Spitball-Covered Signac Settled


ARTINFO – A Paris court has held that the community of Montreuil and not the heirs of the Post-Impressionist artist Paul Signac are the legal owners of a Signac painting, which has hung in the Montreuil city hall since 1938. The heirs claim that this picture was loaned but not gifted to the City. Neither party has contemporaneous loan or gift documentation to support their position. Click here to access the full text.