THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

Court sides with family on portrait

Insurer claimed it owned 1765 painting found in ’07

By Katie Johnston Chase
Globe Staff / October 19, 2010

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

A 245-year-old painting valued at up to $800,000 belongs to its owner’s heirs, not the insurance company that paid out $25,000 after the artwork was stolen more than three decades ago, the state appeals court ruled yesterday. (Full article: 539 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass