The Met Will Return a Pair of Statues to Cambodia

Six weeks ago the Metropolitan Museum of Art sent two of its top executives to Cambodia to resolve a thorny dispute: whether two pieces of ancient Khmer art that the museum has long prominently exhibited were the product of looting.

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Those Infamous Chinese Bronzes Are Headed Home

Two Chinese bronzes, a rat head and a rabbit head, allegedly looted from Beijing’s Summer Palace in the 19th century, owned for a while by Yves Saint Laurent, “purchased” at the auction of his art in 2009 for $37.7 million by a Chinese national who then refused to pay, are headed home.

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Hopi Katsinam and Nazi Art Theft: An Expert Discusses Principles of Repatriation

On Friday, 70 Hopi katsinam were auctioned by the Neret-Minet auction house in Paris despite strident protests from the Hopi people and museum officials based in the U.S.

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Matisse in Norwegian museum was once Nazi loot

The family of a prominent Parisian art dealer is demanding that a Norwegian museum return an Henri Matisse painting seized by Nazis under the direction of Hermann Goering.

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The Danish Connection: Holding on to Loot at the Ny Carlsberg Glypotech of Copenhagen

It is easy to forget that American museums were not the only ones caught in Italy’s investigation of the illicit antiquities trade.

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