Swiss art dealer charged in France in case of `stolen Picassos`c

A Paris court on Monday charged a Swiss art dealer with handling stolen goods in a case relating to the alleged theft of Picasso works.

Missing Picasso gem found in US to be returned to France

 "La Coiffeuse," a cubist work by Picasso worth about $15 million, will be returned to France where it was stolen 17 years ago, US officials said Wednesday.

Spain`s Picasso `national treasure` seized by French customs

Spain`s Picasso `national treasure` seized by French customs

A Picasso worth 25 million euros and considered a national treasure by Spain -- which had barred the painting`s export -- has been seized from a boat in Corsica, French authorities said Tuesday.

Spain`s Picasso `national treasure` seized by French customs

A Picasso worth 25 million euros and considered a national treasure by Spain -- which had barred the painting`s export -- has been seized from a boat in Corsica, French authorities said Tuesday.

Spain`s Picasso `national treasure` seized by French

A Picasso worth 25 million euros ($27.4 million) and considered a national treasure by Spanish authorities -- who had barred it from being exported -- has been seized from a boat docked in Corsica, French authorities said Tuesday.

Madonna compares herself to Picasso

Madonna compares herself to Picasso

Singer Madonna has compared herself to painter Picasso, saying she sees similarities between herself and the late artist.

Picasso postcard auctioned for record $188,000

Picasso postcard auctioned for record $188,000

A postcard bearing a signed drawing by Picasso fetched a record $188,000 (166,000 euros) at auction on Saturday, the Gaertner auction house in southern Germany announced.

France investigates paintings stolen from Picasso's stepdaughter

France investigates paintings stolen from Picasso's stepdaughter

French prosecutors are investigating the alleged theft of three paintings from Catherine Hutin-Blay, the sole daughter of Picasso's wife Jacqueline Roque.

DNA: Zee Media Exclusive report from Shanghai, China

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China this week, Zee Media compares Mumbai with Shanghai in terms of cost of living, women's safety, etc.

Also watch: Picasso sets $179 million auction record in New York,

Picasso sets $179 million auction record in New York

Picasso sets $179 million auction record in New York

A Picasso masterpiece and a Giacometti statue smashed world records Monday for the most expensive art sold at auction, fetching more than $179 million and $141 million respectively in New York.

Picasso's electrician and wife sentenced to two years in prison

Picasso's electrician and wife sentenced to two years in prison

The court of the French region of Grasse issued on Friday a suspended sentence of two years in prison against Pablo Picasso's electrician, Pierre Le Guennec, and his wife Danielle, on charges of hiding 271 of the Spanish artist's works over the course of 37 years, until they were brought to light in 2010.

Kanye West wanted to be like Picasso

Kanye West wanted to be like Picasso

Rapper Kanye West discussed his artistic ambitions with Oxford University students, admitting he dreamed of being bigger than legendary Spanish artist Pablo Picasso.

French trial over 271 `stolen` Picasso works

A former electrician and his wife who kept 271 works of art by Picasso in their garage for close to 40 years went on trial in France on Tuesday accused of stealing the hoard.

Picasso artwork valued at $85,000 stolen from exhibition in US

A work of art by the legendary Spanish artist Pablo Picasso, valued at $85,000 was stolen during an art exhibition in Miami, media reported Saturday.

Philippines to seize Marcos widow`s art masterpieces

Philippine authorities moved Tuesday to seize paintings by Picasso, Gauguin, Miro, Michelangelo and other masters held by Imelda Marcos after getting a court order against the former first lady.

Pissarro and Picasso records broken at London sale

A Paris street scene painted by Camille Pissarro sold for USD 32.1 million at a London sale, almost five times the previous record for the Impressionist master at auction.

Is an early Picasso work in Bosnian town?

Library employees in the small Bosnian town of Kozarska Dubica, also known as Bosanksa Dubica, say that they have a little known work by Pablo Picasso in their library.

American wins $1 mn Picasso for just $135 in online tombola

A US ticket-holder in a worldwide online charity raffle on has walked away with an exquisite USD 1 million Picasso after paying a mere USD 135, Sotheby`s said after organising the first-of-its-kind tombola.

Chance to win $1 million Picasso for just $135 in online raffle

The UNESCO-registered charity has issued 50,000 tickets at 100 euros ($135) each for the first-of-its-kind tombola on December 18 at Sotheby`s in Paris, hoping to raise $5 million.

China`s richest man pays $28 mn for a Picasso

Billionaire Wang Jianlin, who is China`s richest man and chairman of real estate developer Dalian Wanda Group, paid $28.16 million for Spanish master Pablo Picasso`s painting.