French Publicist Sues Jeff Koons for Copyright Infringement

  • December 18, 2014 15:42

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A version of Fait d'Hiver (1988) by Jeff Koons.
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Paris-based publicist Franck Davidovici is accusing American contemporary artist Jeff Koons of unlawfully copying a 1985 advertisement in a work on display in the French capital, the plaintiff's lawyer said Wednesday, reports RFI. Legal action is underway, according to Davidovivi's lawyer.

A French bailiff joined last Thursday's crowd at the artist's retrospective at Paris's Pompidou Centre to seize documents and take photos from several angles of the artwork, Fait d'Hiver.

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