Wanted: buyer for Hitler's statue

Bailey, Martin
July 2008
Art Newspaper;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 17 Issue 193, p49
This article reports on the sale of a sculpture called "Sandalenbinder" by dealer Simon Wingett in London, England, in 2008. Wingett is looking for a buyer of the sculpture formerly owned by German dictator Adolf Hitler. The sculpture is regarded as a masterpiece of Fritz Röll. The work was withdrawn by Sotheby's in an auction in 2004.


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