Portrait 'Mother and child'

Restitution status: Return to the heirs has occurred

Categories: Paintings / Watercolours

Object Data

 

Artist

Museum

Inventory Number

29241

Description

Watercolour, labelled, at bottom left: '29241'

Height

19.8 cm

Width

21.7 cm

Motif

Portraits

Period

1st half of the 19th Century

Provenance Data

 

Former owner according to museum / collection

Pollak, Albert

Provenance

Benefaction/donation/presentation from a private collection

Provenance according to museum / collection

Albert Pollak, Vienna, transfered from the Office for the Protection of Monuments ('Denkmalamt'), the Central Office for the Protection of Monuments ('Zentralstelle für Denkmalschutz' ) in 1941, restituted in 1948, reobtained as presentation in 1951 in the course of an export proceeding.

Committee

Art Restitution Advisory Board

Pendency

The art restitution case is closed.

Recommendation

The Art Restitution Advisory Board has recommended that the art or cultural object is to be restored to the owners or their legal successors.

Committee in charge

Federal Ministry for Arts, Culture, Civil Service and Sport

Decision

The body in charge has decided to restore the art or cultural object to the owners or their legal successors.

Implementation

The art or cultural object was restituted to the owners or their legal successors.

Annotations

In its meeting of 23 January 2001 the Advisory Board unanimously reached the following decision: The Advisory Board recommends to the Federal Minister for Education, Science and Culture that the hereinafter called art object from the graphic collection of the Albertina be handed over to the heirs of Albert Pollak. The object was handed over to the heirs of Albert Pollak in February, 2021.

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