Guest Blog Post: A commentary on Cassirer v Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection Foundation: the case of a Nazi-confiscated artwork

Today we are featuring a guest blog post by Dr Linda Roland Danil

The recent case (10 July 2017) of Cassirer v Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection Foundation concerned a painting, Camille Pissarro’s Rue Saint-Honoré, Apres-Midi, Effet de Pluie (1897), that was forcibly taken from the plaintiffs’ great-grandmother by an art dealer who had been appointed by the Nazi government to conduct an appraisal. Continue reading