Dear Prudence video: A question of art and commerce.

Help! Would It Be Callous to Try to Sell a Dead Friend’s Art to His Family for Money I…

Help! Would It Be Callous to Try to Sell a Dead Friend’s Art to His Family for Money I…

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July 1 2015 7:12 PM

A Question of Art and Commerce

Would it be callous to try to sell a dead friend’s art to his family for money I need?

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In this week’s video, Prudie counsels a woman about selling inherited artwork back to the deceased creator’s family.

Emily Yoffe is a contributing editor at the Atlantic.