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HH: Looted art

this morning (tuesday 7th), 12.49-12.59am (repeated from 3.49pm saturday), on bbc world service radio 

the history hour (presented by max pearson) concludes with …

“The unveiling of looted Nazi art works.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter alex last 

• art expert meike hoffmann 

(more…)

Witness: Randol Schoenberg

this morning (thursday 2nd), 9.30-9.45am, on bbc radio 4 (repeated from 19th november on bbc world service radio)

the ‘woman in gold’ (presented by louise hidalgo) (in the witness history series)

“The ‘Woman in Gold’ was one of Gustav Klimt‘s most famous paintings. It was a portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer, but it was taken from her family by the Nazis and only returned to them after a long legal battle.

Louise Hidalgo has been speaking to • Randol Schoenberg, the young lawyer who took on the case.”

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Witness: Randol Schoenberg

yesterday morning (tuesday 19th), 8.50-9.00am, on bbc world service radio

the ‘woman in gold’ (presented by louise hidalgo) (in the witness history series)

“The ‘Woman in Gold’ was one of Gustav Klimt‘s most famous paintings. It was a portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer, but it was taken from her family by the Nazis and only returned to them after a long legal battle.

Louise Hidalgo has been speaking to • Randol Schoenberg, the young lawyer who took on the case.”

(more…)

Newshour: looted art exhibitions

this afternoon (friday 3rd), 2.42-2.46pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

Exhibitions of looted Nazi art have opened in Bonn and Bern.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter vincent dowd
rein wolfs, director of the federal art gallery in bonn
stefan koldehoff, art editor of deutshclandfunk radio
(see also http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-41847096) (more…)

Today: Looted art in Vienna

yesterday morning (saturday 9th), 8.44-8.49am, on bbc radio 4:
today: ernest glanville, 88, born von gotthilf in vienna to catholics of jewish descent, tells how in 1938 the sa and ss took whatever paintings and jewellery they wanted, and in 2000 a painting by von kalckreuth on loan to the royal academy was returned to him (more…)

1,406 Nazi-looted paintings

yesterday afternoon (tuesday 5th), 1.05-2.00pm, on bbc world service radio:
newshour: details of nazi-looted art revealed
steve evans reports on the 1,406 paintings by toulouse-lautrec picasso dürer renoir chagall and others (more…)

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