'Menschen im Schatten'

Restitution status: Dubiousness is still to be clarified

Categories: Books and other printed items / Books / Belles lettres

Object Data




Inventory Number

A 100175


Story from the Viennese proletariat with a preface by Eduard Engel. 133 pages


Hamburg : publisher: 'Verlag der deutschen Dichter-Gedächtnis-Stiftung', [s.a. (without year)]

Provenance Data


Former owner according to museum / collection

Files: Acquisition following an offer by Elisabeth Sokolicek in August 1941, who, according to information from her, had inherited a library


Purchase from a private collection

Provenance according to museum / collection

Kahane 1922: Person not identifiable, name appears several times in the list of the Property Transactions Office


Viennese Commission for Restitution


The questionable nature of the provenance of the art or cultural object is being or has been examined by the museum/the collection. So far, no art restitution proceedings have been instituted.


No recommendation has been issued yet.

Committee in charge

City of Vienna, executive city councillor in charge (municipal authorities)


No decision has been reached so far.


The art or cultural object is kept in the museum/in the collection.

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