TITLE

Cash on the barrelhead

PUB. DATE
January 1990
SOURCE
Newsweek;1/22/1990, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Talks about the negative responses to Sotheby's lending $27 million to Alan Bond, an Australian tycoon, so he could buy Van Gogh's `Irises' for $53.9 million. Sotheby's has ended the loan policy and Bond may sell the painting to pay his debts.
ACCESSION #
9001222113

 

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