Europe

  • A newly discovered self-portrait of the German painter Otto Dix is beamed onto a wall during a news conference about works of art found in a Munich apartment in 2011.
  • A painting by German artist Otto Dix that was found in a Munich apartment in 2011.
  • A formerly unknown painting of French artist Marc Chagall was one of the paintings found in a Munich apartment in 2011.
  • A painting by Italian artist Antonio Canaletto that was found in a Munich apartment in 2011.
  • 'Sitting Woman' by French artist Henri Matisse was one of the works found in a Munich apartment in 2011.
  • A formerly unknown picture by German artist Ernst Ludwig Kirchner entitled "Melancholic Girl" was found in a Munich apartment in 2011.
  • "Two Horsemen at the Beach" by German artist Max Liebermann was one of the paintings found in a Munich apartment in 2011.

Stolen Masterpieces Discovered in Munich Apartment

Published November 05, 2013

A German media report says authorities confiscated 1,500 works of art from an apartment in Munich in 2011. The works -- including paintings by Picasso, Matisse and Chagall -- have been missing for 70 years and are believed to have been private property confiscated by the Nazis from Jewish families.


You May Like

Multimedia Obama Defends Immigration Action

Obama says with his executive action on immigration, enforcement resources will be focused on 'felons, not families; criminals, not children' More

US-Led Airstrikes in Syria Kill Over 900: Monitoring Group

British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says the toll includes more than 50 civilians, five of them women and eight of them children More

Report: Obama Broadens US Combat Role in Afghanistan

The New York Times says resident Barack Obama has signed a classified order extending the role of US troops in Afghanistan for another year More