Christoph Schäublin, director of foundation of the Swiss Kunstmuseum in Bern: “Works that proven or very likely to be looted art don’t as a rule come over the threshold of the Kunstmuseum Berne.” Photograph: Britta Pedersen/EPA

The Swiss Kunstmuseum in Berne has agreed to accept works from the Gurlitt family collection not suspected of being Nazi looted art. The beques(...)

A combination photograph of two formerly unknown paintings by German artist Otto Dix beamed on to a wall on November 5th in an Augsburg courtroom

Germany has responded to international criticism of how it has handed the discovery of a huge haul of lost art in Munich by publishing details of 25 w(...)

Works by modern masters including Picasso were seized by police

German police have seized more than 1,500 works by artists including Picasso, Chagall and Matisse in Munich, looted by Nazis and presumed lost since 1(...)