Peggy Guggenheim’s family revives feud by suing over art collection

It is the most visited modern art museum in Italy, a sumptuous palace located on the Grand Canal in Venice.

But on Wednesday, the Peggy Guggenheim art collection will be the subject of a bitter court case in Paris pitting the mighty Guggenheim Foundation against two of the American art lover’s grandchildren. It is another stage of a long-running family feud whose first round concluded in 1994 with the grandchildren’s complaint being thrown out by a judge at the same Paris tribunal. Continue reading…