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  • Jewish leader warns Swiss museum against accepting German art hoard

    November 3, 2014 | 3:43 pm

    The head of the World Jewish Congress warned a Swiss art museum that it risks an "avalanche" of lawsuits if it accepts the bequest of a collection of artwork amassed by a man who dealt in art for the Nazis.

    The Bern Art Museum discovered in May it had been named sole heir of...

  • Website with sample of Nazi-looted art is overwhelmed

    November 12, 2013 | 9:30 am

    A website showing a small sample from a trove of Nazi-looted art found in a Munich apartment was flooded with hits.

    Out of a total of more than 1,400 works, an initial list of 25 with photos went online Monday.

    “There were so many hits that the site was overwhelmed,” a staff...

  • Israel Museum puts rare artworks up for sale

    October 4, 2011 | 8:54 am

    The Israel Museum is selling 38 rare pieces of art estimated to be worth $17 million.

    The money earned from the auctions will go to update the Jerusalem museum’s collection, the Israeli business daily Globes reported.

    The works going up for auction by Sotheby’s beginning next month...

  • Films:  just what made Adolf run?

    By Tom Tugend

    September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Since the Fuehrer took over Germany in 1933, hundreds of feature films, TV miniseries and documentaries have tried to answer the question: Just What Made Adolf Run?
     
    One of the more useful -- and odder -- examples is "Black Fox: The True Story of Adolf Hitler," which won the 1962...
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