‘Fake’ painting concealed behind door ends up being ₤700,000 ‘work of art’

    'Fake' painting hidden behind door turns out to be £700,000 'masterpiece'

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    L’Avocat du town (The Village Lawyer) on program at the Drouot auction home in Paris (Picture: AFP)

    An unusual painting by Flemish artist Pieter Brueghel the Younger will be offered by auction in Paris tomorrow.

    L’Avocat du town is among the painter’s biggest recognized works, determining 112 cm high and a 184 cm broad– however up until just recently it was unidentified in the art world.

    Dusty and neglected, it was found hanging behind a door at a house in the north of France.

    The owners of the 17 th century art work, anticipated to cost more than ₤700,000, did not believe it was a genuine Brueghel.

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    The painting will be auctioned off tomorrow((**************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************** ):Reuters)

    For years, it had actually resided in your house, and was given from one generation to the next.

    (****************** )The trick was just exposed when the household, who wants to stay unidentified, had actually askedMalo deLussac of auctioneersDaguerreVal deLoire to approximate the worth of their home however rather found a work of art.

    ‘I found this painting, behind a door in the television room,’ de
    Lussac stated calling it among the greatest surprises in his profession.

    ‘And that’ s what’s unbelievable.We are providing back this credibility by stating“in fact your artwork is real”’

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    Brueghel theYounger, whose dadBrueghel theElder passed away when he was aged simply 5, did not utilize among his dad’s structures for this painting as he typically did.

    Art specialists approximated that the art work was painted in between(
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