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A tragic fate : law and ethics in the battle over Nazi-looted art, Nicholas M. O'Donnell

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A tragic fate : law and ethics in the battle over Nazi-looted art
Title
A tragic fate
Title remainder
law and ethics in the battle over Nazi-looted art
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas M. O'Donnell
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The organized theft of fine art by Nazi Germany has captivated worldwide attention in the last twenty years. As much as any other topic arising out of World War Two, stolen art has proven to be an issue that simply will not go away. Newly found works of art pit survivors and their heirs against museums, foreign nations, and even their own family members. These stories are enduring because they speak to one of the core tragedies of the Nazi era: how a nation at the pinnacle of fine art and culture spawned a legalized culture of theft and plunder. A Tragic Fate is the first book to seriously add
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DLC
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O'Donnell, Nicholas M
Index
index present
LC call number
K5219
LC item number
.O36 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Art thefts
  • Art thefts
  • Restitution
  • Cultural property
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • National socialism and art
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Jewish property
  • Art thefts
  • Confiscations
  • Cultural property
  • Destruction and pillage
  • Jewish property
  • National socialism and art
  • Restitution
  • Europe
  • HISTORY / Europe / Western
Label
A tragic fate : law and ethics in the battle over Nazi-looted art, Nicholas M. O'Donnell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title page; Table of Contents; Copyright; Dedication; Introduction; Part One Art and Culture in Occupied Europe; 1. From There to Here: Legislated Plunder in the Third Reich and the Allied Response; Part Two The New Era; 2. The Washington Conference and Its Ethical Parallels; 3. Portrait of Wally and the Politics of Seizure; 4. A New Door Opens: Maria Altmann and the Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer; 5. Landscape with Smokestacks and Early Trends; 6. The Max Stern Estate; Photo Insert; Part Three Out of Time?; 7. Bakalar and the Defense of Laches
  • 8. California Legislative Amendments and the Legacy of Jacques Goudstikker9. The Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Oskar Reichel, and Provenance Research; 10. Prescriptive Law in Louisiana; 11. The Nathan Heirs, the Detroit Institute of Arts, and the Toledo Museum of Art; 12. The Knives Come Out; Part Four Back and Forth; 13. Paul von Mendelssohn-Bartholdy; 14. Léone Meyer and the University of Oklahoma; 15. Legally Present: A Jurisdictional Hook; 16. The Pissarro of Lily Cassirer; 17. Hungary and the Herzog Collection; 18. Commercial Activity or Sovereign Act?
  • Part Five The Worst System in the World but All the Rest19. Progress or Broken Promises? Restitution Claims Procedures Among the Signatories to the Washington Conference Principles; Austria; Germany; United Kingdom; The Netherlands; France; 1 Limited Progress Elsewhere; 20. A Tragic Fate: Conclusions and Possibilities; Acknowledgments; Appendix of and Credits for Selected Works at Issue; Endnotes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634257343
Lccn
2017015164
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)980302057
  • (OCoLC)ocn980302057
Label
A tragic fate : law and ethics in the battle over Nazi-looted art, Nicholas M. O'Donnell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title page; Table of Contents; Copyright; Dedication; Introduction; Part One Art and Culture in Occupied Europe; 1. From There to Here: Legislated Plunder in the Third Reich and the Allied Response; Part Two The New Era; 2. The Washington Conference and Its Ethical Parallels; 3. Portrait of Wally and the Politics of Seizure; 4. A New Door Opens: Maria Altmann and the Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer; 5. Landscape with Smokestacks and Early Trends; 6. The Max Stern Estate; Photo Insert; Part Three Out of Time?; 7. Bakalar and the Defense of Laches
  • 8. California Legislative Amendments and the Legacy of Jacques Goudstikker9. The Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Oskar Reichel, and Provenance Research; 10. Prescriptive Law in Louisiana; 11. The Nathan Heirs, the Detroit Institute of Arts, and the Toledo Museum of Art; 12. The Knives Come Out; Part Four Back and Forth; 13. Paul von Mendelssohn-Bartholdy; 14. Léone Meyer and the University of Oklahoma; 15. Legally Present: A Jurisdictional Hook; 16. The Pissarro of Lily Cassirer; 17. Hungary and the Herzog Collection; 18. Commercial Activity or Sovereign Act?
  • Part Five The Worst System in the World but All the Rest19. Progress or Broken Promises? Restitution Claims Procedures Among the Signatories to the Washington Conference Principles; Austria; Germany; United Kingdom; The Netherlands; France; 1 Limited Progress Elsewhere; 20. A Tragic Fate: Conclusions and Possibilities; Acknowledgments; Appendix of and Credits for Selected Works at Issue; Endnotes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634257343
Lccn
2017015164
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)980302057
  • (OCoLC)ocn980302057

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