artnet News | Sarah Cascone:
The Supreme Court has ruled that Vincent van Gogh’s Le café de nuit (The Night Café), worth an estimated $200 million, will remain in the US at Yale University Art Gallery, reports Agence France-Presse. The heir of the original owner, Russian industrialist Ivan Morozov, has been fighting since 2008 to reclaim the painting, which was purchased in 1908, and seized in 1918, after the Bolshevik Party took power… Read more
Image: Vincent van Gogh, Le café de nuit (The Night Café), 1888. Courtesy Yale University Art Gallery.