Restitution status: Return to the heirs has occurred
Categories: Arts and crafts / Vessels
H.I. 29.641 / Go 1847
Silver, wrought, cast, base plate and octagonal elongated body, Vienna, 1805
1st half of the 19th Century
Former owner according to museum / collection
Müller, Elise and Erich
Purchase from the Dorotheum 1938-45
Provenance according to museum / collection
February 4, 1942, acquired from the Auction House Dorotheum
Art Restitution Advisory Board
The art restitution case is closed.
The committee in charge has recommended if possible to restore the art or cultural object, if owners or their legal successors can be established.
Culture Division of the Federal Chancellery
The body in charge has decided to restore the art or cultural object to the owners or their legal successors.
The art or cultural object was restituted to the owners or their legal successors.
In its meeting of March 7, 2008 the Advisory Board unanimously reached the following decision: The Advisory Board recommends to the Federal Minister for Education, the Arts and Culture that the mentioned silver jugs from the MAK - Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art in Vienna be handed over to the legal successors of Elise Müller and Dr. Erich Müller. The aforementioned art objects are listed in the enclosed file and designated with “Collection Elise and Dr. Erich Müller”.
© Art restitution National Fund of the Republic Austria for Victims of National Socialism