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Nazi Art Theft

Legal Battle Over Nazi-Seized Masterpiece Worth $20 Million Is Revived

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 12.10.2013 | Arts

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday resurrected a Jewish family's long legal battle to regain ownership of a $20 million masterpi...

Heirs Demand Return of Gustav Klimt Beethoven Frieze

Anne-Marie O'Connor | Posted 12.25.2013 | Arts
Anne-Marie O'Connor

Before the war, Erich Lederer was a charming Vienna ladies man, a pillar of bohemian society who angled to meet Josephine Baker as Austrian church leaders were deeming her unfit for polite company--and told his family they had an unforgettable romance.

A 'Significant Discovery' In Hitler Art Theft Case

AP | JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 05.27.2012 | Home

DALLAS — Among the items U.S. soldiers seized from Adolf Hitler's Bavarian Alps hideaway in the closing days of World War II were albums meticul...