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Auctioneers buy into forensics to expose the fakes and frauds

Colette Loll, Founder and Director of Art Fraud Insights is quoted in the February issue of The Art Newspaper on how forensic science is being used by auction houses.

The establishment of the first in-house scientific research department at a major auction house “is indicative of where the market is going”, says Colette Loll, the founder of the specialist firm Art Fraud Insights, based in Washington, DC. “It’s all about mitigating risk.”

Thee full article will be published online in the coming weeks.