Date of Award

Spring 5-5-2022

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Art & Art History

First Advisor

Michael Lobel

Second Advisor

Howard Singerman

Academic Program Adviser

Lynda Klich


Through the lens of three contemporary copyright infringement cases, this thesis examines topics in the field of art law, each grounded in the recent history of art and its controversies, in order to illuminate the unique set of legal conditions shaping contemporary artmaking, sale, and exhibition in the United States.



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