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Date 2021.09.23

Register now: Online Autumn Conference of the German Lost Art Foundation from November 17 to 19, 2021

The con­fer­ence, "The Long His­to­ry of Claims for the Re­turn of Cul­tur­al Her­itage from Colo­nial Con­texts" will be held online on Novem­ber 17-19, 2021 in cooperation with the Prus­sian Cul­tur­al Her­itage Foun­da­tion and The Re­search Cen­ter for Ma­te­ri­al Cul­ture of the Na­tion­al Mu­se­um of World Cul­tures, the Nether­lands. More details: Register now: Online Autumn Conference of the German Lost Art Foundation from November 17 to 19, 2021 …

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Date 2021.11.17

Virtual Autumn Conference of the German Lost Art Foundation from November 17 to 19, 2021

The con­fer­ence, "The Long His­to­ry of Claims for the Re­turn of Cul­tur­al Her­itage from Colo­nial Con­texts," will be held from Novem­ber 17-19, 2021 as a vir­tu­al con­fer­ence in co­op­er­a­tion with the Prus­sian Cul­tur­al Her­itage Foun­da­tion and The Re­search Cen­ter for Ma­te­ri­al Cul­ture of the Na­tion­al Mu­se­um of World Cul­tures, the Nether­lands. More details: Virtual Autumn Conference of the German Lost Art Foundation from November 17 to 19, 2021 …

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Date 2021.08.09

Save the Date: Virtual Autumn Conference of the German Lost Art Foundation from November 17 to 19, 2021

The conference, "The Long History of Claims for the Return of Cultural Heritage from Colonial Contexts," will be held from November 17-19, 2021 as a virtual conference in cooperation with the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation and The Research Center for Material Culture of the National Museum of World Cultures, the Netherlands. More details: Save the Date: Virtual Autumn Conference of the German Lost Art Foundation from November 17 to 19, 2021 …

Lynn Rother: Kunst durch Kredit. Die Berliner Museen und ihre Erwerbungen von der Dresdner Bank 1935 (refer to: Lynn Rother: Kunst durch Kredit. Die Berliner Museen und ihre Erwerbungen von der Dresdner Bank 1935)

Lynn Rother: Kunst durch Kredit. Die Berliner Museen und ihre Erwerbungen von der Dresdner Bank 1935

Lynn Rother, Senior Provenance Specialist at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, describes the transaction in which the State of Prussia bought more than 4,000 artworks from the Dresdner Bank for the Berlin museums for the huge sum of 7.5 million Reichsmarks on August 15, 1935. The transaction is explored here for the first time from an art historical and banking perspective. More details: Lynn Rother: Kunst durch Kredit. Die Berliner Museen und ihre Erwerbungen von der Dresdner Bank 1935 …