TITLE

Nazi-loot claimants countersue US museums

AUTHOR(S)
Lufkin, Martha
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Art Newspaper;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 17 Issue 193, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on counterclaims filed by two plaintiffs against some museums in the U.S. The Guggenheim and Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York and the Boston Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) were sued by Julius H. Schoeps and heirs for two paintings by Picasso. On the other hand, Dr. Claudia Seger-Thomschitz is claiming ownership of a painting by Oskar Kokoschka.
ACCESSION #
33207835

 

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