Persberichten

Fourteen Items from Meissen Service Back to Heirs of Jewish Owner

6 January 2020

THE HAGUE, 6 January 2020 - The Restitutions Committee has advised Minister of Education, Culture and Science to restitute fourteen items from a Meissen service to the heirs of the original German owner Herbert Gutmann. The Minister has accepted this advice.

107 Groups of Meissen Porcelain Items Back to Heirs of Jewish Owner

23 December 2019

THE HAGUE, 23 December 2019 - The Restitutions Committee has advised the Minister of Education, Culture and Science to restitute 107 groups of Meissen porcelain items to the heirs of the original German owner Franz Oppenheimer. The Minister has accepted this advice.

Binding Opinion About the Painting Mountainous Landscape by Jacob van Geel

28 November 2019

THE HAGUE, 28 November 2019 - The Restitutions Committee has issued a binding opinion about the application for restitution of the painting Mountainous Landscape by Jacob van Geel, currently in the possession of Rotterdam City Council. The Committee takes the view that the City Council is not obliged to restitute the work.

Max Liebermann Drawing Back to Rightful Owners

28 May 2019

THE HAGUE, 28 May 2019 - In a binding opinion issued on 16 April 2019 the Restitutions Committee decided that Amsterdam City Archives should restitute the drawing Jewish Quarter in Amsterdam by Max Liebermann to the heirs of the original owners.

Binding Opinion About the Painting ‘Painting with Houses’ by Wassily Kandinsky

1 November 2018

The Hague, 1 November 2018 – The Restitutions Committee has issued a binding opinion about the application for restitution of the work Painting with Houses by Wassily Kandinsky, currently in the possession of Amsterdam City Council. The Committee takes the view that the city council is not obliged to restitute the work.

Binding Opinion about ‘Moses’, a Sculpture Attributed to Alessandro Vittoria

31 May 2018

The Hague, 31 May 2018 – The Restitutions Committee has issued a binding opinion about the application for restitution of ‘Moses’, a sculpture attributed to Alessandro Vittoria and currently in the possession of Museum De Fundatie in Zwolle. The Committee has advised the museum to restitute the bronze figure to the heirs of Emma Budge.

Binding Opinion About the Painting 'Blick auf Murnau mit Kirche' by Wassily Kandinsky

15 March 2018

The Hague, 15 March 2018 – The Restitutions Committee has issued a binding opinion about the application for restitution of the painting Blick auf Murnau mit Kirche by Wassily Kandinsky, currently in the possession of Eindhoven City Council. The Committee takes the view that the city council is not obliged to restitute the work.

Artwork in Missing Works Project Returned to Heirs

4 January 2018

THE HAGUE, 4 January 2018 - The Restitutions Committee has advised Minister of Education, Culture and Science Ingrid van Engelshoven to restitute a pastel drawing from the Dutch National Art Collection to the heirs of the original owners. The Minister has accepted this recommendation.