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Property Law Keyed to Kurtz
Lindholm v. Brant
Citation:283 Conn. 65, 925 A.2d 1048
In 1987, the plaintiff purchased an Andy Warhol painting. The plaintiff later loaned the painting to a museum to be included in a Warhol exhibition. However, the defendant mistakenly bought the painting believing that a third party, one Malmberg, had purchased it from the plaintiff and that it was for sale. It was only when the plaintiff, who was unaware of this sale, tried to sell the painting herself when she discovered about Malmberg’s sale.
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