Reclaimed: Paintings from the Collection of Jacques Goudstikker
March 15 – August 02, 2009
The Jewish Museum
1109 Fifth Avenue at 92nd Street, New York
Many viewers will surely find the Jewish Museum show fascinating for historical reasons, and will be interested in the back-story of the return of looted art. But examining the larger context of even one of the works shows what a tragedy it would be for the public to not have access to viewing them.
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