Legacy of shame

Number 2829
Subject Art
Source ARTnews
State
Year 1984
Publication Date December
Summary ARTnews reports that Austria's handling of the return of works of art stolen by the Nazis has been marred by neglect, ineptitude and questionable legal maneuvers. An investigation found thousands of officially heirless paintings and other objects are still hidden and off-limits to everyone except Austrian officials.
Category Contest Winner
Pages 25
Keywords Holocaust World War II
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