"The German police have seized this year all alleged Hitler paintings and drawings accompanied by Garo CoAs, that surfaced at auctions in Germany, on suspicion of fraud.Unfortunately, similar 'Hitlers', offered by American auction houses…"
"Just to chime in, I've never seen what I thought was a truly authentic Stan Lee, Bruce Lee, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, or Marilyn Monroe autograph accompanied by a Garo COA. That's fairly atypical as far as authenticators go. Even…"
"Frank P. Garo authenticates nearly anything. My collegue Jaap van den Born tested him out in 2017. Van den Born signed with a felt pen 'A Hitler' on a printed reproduction of a painting definitely not made by Mr. Hitler, photographed it,…"
"Basically, everything that I have seen listed by this outfit has been counterfeit. I am surprised that Live Auctioneers will even do business with them. They have to have gotten tons of complaints. Bogus COAs and then they waive any…"
"THANK YOU MARC FOR YOUR RESPONSE. i JUST HOPE IF NOTHING ELSE. NOW THE BBB HAS THEM ON THEIR RADAR AND THEY CHANGE THEIR PRACTICES. I AM PRETTY SURE THIS ITEM OF QUEEN IS
100% FAKE. I HOPE THIS IS A SHOT ACROSS THE BOW. I DO NOT KNOW HOW THEY CAN…"
"1) Why would I pay for an item with an opening bid of $100.00 that has one bid (my own) and pay $800.00, plus 25% auction fee and shipping. The question is why the cost of $800.00 plus other costs when I was the only bidder.
THEY HAVE A HIDDEN…"
"Thank you Bruce! So they responded to the BBB since they were in the email and I included all the contact information. So it is no surprise they went to great lengths to portray the transaction as the customer is always right and to my satisfaction.…"
"There have been other discussions about "High End Memorabilia" on this forum. Everything I saw they had was fake -- and some authentic items they listed weren't even theirs! They "borrowed" photos from other sellers on…"
I have filed a complaint with the better business bureau regarding the business practices. you should hear from them shortly via mail and or via purchase of goods.BBB Complaint Case# 680784 (Ref#11-711041-680784-10-500)The item I won and intended to purchase was never received and cancelled because of authentication issues. Your business practices are totally unacceptable. I was the only bidder. There was only one bid which started at $100.00. Why was my invoice $800.00? The Signed by Freddie…See More