The panelists will share their perspectives on the world of stolen art in Europe during the First and Second World War, and the continuing efforts of lawyers and preservationists to recover and repatriate missing works.

NYU Skirball, in collaboration with the American Friends of Bucerius and Deutsches Haus at New York University, will present a panel discussion given by scholars and experts in the field of Art, Law, and History on Friday, March 27, at 6:30 p.m. at Deutsches Haus, 42 Washington Mews, New York, N.Y. (enter the Mews from University Pl.). The panelists will share their perspectives and insights into the world of stolen art in Europe during the First and Second World War, and the continuing efforts of lawyers and preservationists to recover and repatriate missing works.

The panelists include Lauren Fogle Boyd, author of The Altarpiece,
David J. Rowland, Co-founder and managing partner, the law firm of Rowland and Petroff, and Sharon Flescher, executive director, International Foundation for Arts Research (IFAR), and editor-in-chief, IFAR Journal.

The event is co-presented by American Friends of Bucerius and Deutsches Haus at New York University. It is free and open to the Public. Space is extremely limited. Registration required via email to skirball.education@nyu.edu. For further information, call 212.998.8660.
 

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