Seated gentleman in blue frock coat, in front of a balustrade with column and red curtain
Restitution status: Heirs being sought
Categories: Paintings / Watercolours
Watercolour on ivory
Former owner according to museum / collection
Grünzweig, Henri and Pauline
Purchase from the Dorotheum 1938-45
Provenance according to museum / collection
Henri and Pauline Grünzweig; acquired from the Dorotheum, Vienna, 456th art auction, 29 June 1939, lot 311
Art Restitution Advisory Board
The Art Restitution Advisory Board has decided on the restitution of the art.
The Art Restitution Advisory Board has recommended that the art or cultural object is to be restored to the owners or their legal successors.
Federal Ministry for Arts, Culture, Civil Service and Sport
No decision has been reached so far.
The art or cultural object is kept in the museum/in the collection.
In its meeting of 18 August 2000 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 Henri and Pauline Grünzweig.
© Art restitution National Fund of the Republic Austria for Victims of National Socialism