Persberichten

Press release RC 3.48

13 March 2008

BINDING ADVICE ON RESTITUTION OF TOOROP PAINTING

Under the first binding advice issued by the Restitutions Committee, which is responsible for providing advice concerning claims on looted works of art, Rotterdam Municipal Council is required to return the painting Thames at London by Jan Toorop to the heirs of its former owner, upon payment of €30,397.50.
 

Press release RC 1.97, 1.78, 1.81 AND 1.89-A

25 November 2009

RESTITUTIONS COMMITTEE ISSUES FOUR RECOMMENDATIONS ON CLAIMS TO LOOTED ART

THE HAGUE - The Restitutions Committee has advised Minister Plasterk on four claims to a total of 33 works of art from the Dutch National Art Collection. The Committee recommends returning four of these works to the heirs of the former owners.

Restitutions Committee issues recommendations concerning four claims to looted art

2 February 2012

THE HAGUE - The Restitutions Committee has advised the State Secretary for Education, Culture and Science on four claims to a total of 23 works of art from the Dutch National Art Collection. The Committee recommends the restitution of five works of art to the former owners’ heirs. The State Secretary has adopted the recommendations.

Restitutions Committee advises on two art claims

17 February 2012

THE HAGUE - The Restitutions Committee is publishing two recommendations it issued in December 2011, in which it advised the State Secretary for Education, Culture and Science to return one work of art to the heirs of S. Rosenberg.  The State Secretary recently (31 January 2012) adopted the recommendations.