Gentleman in pilgrims clothes
Restitution status: Dubiousness is still to be clarified
H.I. 30.281 / Ke 07964
With pilgrims bottle, alms packet and hat, statuette, colourfully hand painted, gold edges and points on base, porcelain, Viennese porcelain work, around 1760, right hand added
Former owner according to museum / collection
Former owner unknown
Acquisition from the art market/antique shop
Provenance according to museum / collection
December 30, 1943, acquired from art dealer ('Antiquitätenhandel') Melanie Penizek, Vienna by exchange
Art Restitution Advisory Board
The questionable nature of the provenance of the art or cultural object is being or has been examined by the museum/the collection/the Commission for Provenance Research. So far, the case has not been dealt with by the Art Restitution Advisory Board.
No recommendation has been issued yet.
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.
Up till now no previous owner of the object can yet be reported. Through publicity, provenance research at the MAK hopes for further information.
© Art restitution National Fund of the Republic Austria for Victims of National Socialism