This is an intriguing story, with hidden paintings and inheritances….
From Chris Kokenes
November 30, 2006
“NEW YORK (CNN) — Found hidden behind a wall this year, the Norman Rockwell painting “Breaking Home Ties” broke a record for the artist when it sold for $15.4 million at auction this week.
The painting sold on Wednesday for more than double its estimated price of $4 million to $6 million, according to a Sotheby’s auction house release.”