High Value Trading, LLC and Alskom Realty, LLC

Detwiler, a forensic document specialist, testified that Nichols’ signatures on checks and documents related to two loans against his life insurance policies were fraudulent. “They’re definitively not genuine,” Detwiler told the court...

Trial for fake Renoir painting results in $1.1M for gallery owner

By Derrick Bryson Taylor

“Page Six has learned that following last week’s trial, a jury awarded Komolov $1.1 million — the full amount he paid for the fake art back in 2010. Komolov owns the Alskom Gallery in Manhattan. Now it’s unclear where the painting will go, as fears build that it may re-enter the market, thus ripping off another person in the art world…”