29 juillet 2010

Lawsuit BY Heirs to the Herzog Collection Over $100 Million Art Collection is Largest Holocaust Art Claim

Lucas Cranach the Elder, The Annunciation to Saint Joachim WASHINGTON, DC.- Heirs to the Herzog Collection, the largest private art collection in Hungary prior to World War II, filed suit in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia late yesterday to seek the return of artworks illegally held by Hungary since the Holocaust. The heirs are also demanding a full and transparent inventory of looted art from the Herzog Collection held by Hungary, marking the first time a request of this nature has ever been made... [Lire la suite]