Artworks returned to holocaust victim's heirs set to be auctioned in the United States

Six artworks stolen by the Nazis and returned recently to the heirs of the Austrian Jew who owned them will be auctioned in New York next month, Christie’s said Thursday. New York authorities announced on September 20 that leading institutions that include New York’s Museum of Modern Art had agreed to return seven works by the Austrian Expressionist artist Egon Schiele to the family of Fritz Grunbaum, a cabaret performer and art collector who died in the Dachau concentration camp in 1941. Artworks returned to holocaust victim’s heirs set to be auctioned in the United States(Unsplash) Three of the […]

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