artnet News | Sarah Cascone:
Hollywood lawyer Pierce O’Donnell has filed a lawsuit over a mysterious, purportedly $100 million Jackson Pollock painting. According to Courthouse News, O’Donnell has a joint venture agreement with Maitreya Kadre to sell a work by Pollock titled Pink Spring, but she is preventing him from showing the canvas to prospective buyers.
O’Donnell, who filed the case pro se, is suing Kadre and L.A. Packing, Crating, and Shipping for access to the painting. (An attorney at Greenberg Glusker, O’Donnell has reportedly joined Angelina Jolie’s legal team, as the actress prepares to litigate her divorce from actor Brad Pitt.)… Read more
Image: Pierce O’Donnel representing Shelly Sterling on June 11, 2014, in Los Angeles, California. Photo by David McNew/Getty Images