Design for frescoes of the Bethmann-Hollweg palace chapel on Rheineck castle: 'Selig sind die Barmherzigen' ('Der barmherzige Samariter')
Restitution status: Return to the heirs has occurred
Categories: Drawings / Pencil drawings
Pencil, framing line in pencil with arches arrangement around the depiction, grid in pencil with coordinates 3 to 17 at the left rim, 1837-38, labelled at botttom left: Inventory number, passepartout bottom left: '37-70 < 40? > '
Studies and sketches
1st half of the 19th Century
Former owner according to museum / collection
Acquisition from the art market/antique shop
Provenance according to museum / collection
Michael Berolzheimer, acquired at auction, Auction House Adolf Weinmüller, Munich, 9 to 10 March 1939, lot 915
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.
Federal Ministry for Arts, Culture, Civil Service and Sport
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 14 March 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 objects from the graphic collection of the Albertina be handed over to the heirs of Michael Berolzheimer.The object was handed over to the heirs on August 6, 2010.
© Art restitution National Fund of the Republic Austria for Victims of National Socialism