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Art Treasures and War

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Edited by: Tim Schadla-Hall

ISBN13: 9780953169610
ISBN: 0953169618
Published: March 1998
Publisher: Institute of Art and Law
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £45.00

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The plundering of art treasures, and the means of reparation and restitution, has a long and infamous history. In this work the author deals with the origins and history of restitution of cultural property in international law.

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Art and Cultural Heritage Law
1. The Concept of Restitution in International Law
2. The Restitution of Works of Art and the Development of Restitution as a Rule of Custom in International Law
3. Works of Art and Restitution Law:
World War II, its Aftermath and Subsequent Developments
4. Conclusions and Further Developments
Annex 1. Regulation concerning confiscation of works of art in German-occupied Poland
Annex 2. First executive order to Regulation concerning confiscation of works of art in German-occupied Poland
Annex 3. Inter-Allied Declaration against Acts of Dispossesion
Annex 4. Final Act & Annex of the Paris Conference on Reparations
Annex 5. Definition of the term 'Restitution'
Annex 6. Instruction on Objects of a Unique Character
Annex 7. Law No.
52: Blocking and Control of Property, British Zone
Annex 8. General Order No.
6: Declaration of Looted Property in British Zone
Annex 9. Law No.
59: Restitution of Identifiable Property, U.S. Zone
Annex 10. Military Government Regulations, Title 18: Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives, U.S. Zone