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Category: stolen Tiepolo in Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum Hannov

Some of the facts about the stolen painting in the Niedersaechsisches Landesmuseum, Hannover

1.       When and where was the painting stolen, and what proof exists of such ? a.       The painting was stolen in 1979 b.       The painting was stolen in Paris in Paola Modiano’s flat c.       German Court a copy of the denunciation to the French Police (annex 1) and also a copy (we have other relevant documents) of…

stolen Tiepolo painting in the Niedersächsische Landesmuseum, Hannover Germany.

The Regional Court of Hanover (Landgericht Hannover) attests that the Niedersächsische Landesmuseum acquired a Tiepolo painting in good faith despite expert concerns regarding the lawfulness of this acquisition. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ NOT EVERYTHING THAT IS LEGAL IS ETHICAL. NO MUSEUM SHOULD HOLD ON TO STOLEN OBJECTS, NOT EVEN IF THEY BOUGHT THOSE AS GOOD FAITH BUYER… Ton…