She wrote: “I am not an art dealer or broker, art historian or collector and have no special education, training or experience in the field of fine art.”
But it turns out Fuqua’s mother graduated from Goucher College with a degree in fine art.
And in 1957, her mother received a master’s degree from the Maryland Institute College of Art. She then returned to Virginia and opened an art school which her daughter eventually helped run.
“A number of people have submitted, or individuals or organizations have submitted pleadings regarding it and the court will make a decision,” said Bolger.
Maybe not how it vanished, or if it was found in a flea market.
According to the Washington Post, a man who called himself Marcia Fuqua’s brother said the painting was in his mother’s studio and his sister took it.
He then changed that account, saying he doesn’t know the facts.