Cultural Property, Art and Antiquities Investigations
HSI and Manhattan US attorney return Nazi-German looted painting to Poland
02/05/2014
New York, NY
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Shortly before his death in 1768, Seekatz created the painting. In December 1879, the National Museum in Warsaw received the painting from the Warsaw School of Fine Arts. In 1909, the Warsaw museum had the painting erroneously identified and listed as "St. Phillip Baptizes the Ethiopian Eunuch" by Dutch painter J.C. Saft.
Cultural Property, Art and Antiquities Investigations
HSI and Manhattan US attorney return Nazi-German looted painting to Poland
02/05/2014
New York, NY
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Shortly before his death in 1768, Seekatz created the painting. In December 1879, the National Museum in Warsaw received the painting from the Warsaw School of Fine Arts. In 1909, the Warsaw museum had the painting erroneously identified and listed as "St. Phillip Baptizes the Ethiopian Eunuch" by Dutch painter J.C. Saft.