Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Dutch Museum to Give Malevich Paintings to His Heirs
25.04.2008 09:30
Dutch Museum to Give Malevich Paintings to His Heirs

Heirs of the illustrious Russian abstractionist Kazimir Malevich and Amsterdam Municipality have come to an agreement about ownership of the painters works, which found themselves in Stedelijk Museum of the Netherlandian capital in the late 1950s.
      
      Thus litigation between the museum and heirs of Malevich has been resolved. From 2001 the heirs contested the rights of the museum for ownership of the canvasses, since they were purchased from a person who was not their legitimate owner.
      
      According to the agreement, Amsterdam Municipality is going to return five Malevich paintings (among them Desk and Room (1913) and Suprematist Composition (1916)) to his heirs.
      
      Other paintings by Malevich, as well as his seven gouaches, fifteen drawings and eighteen sketches kept in the Stedelijk Museum will remain in Amsterdam. The burgomaster Job Cohen pointed out that the agreement reached balances the interests of both the parties.
      
      Source: rian.ru
      


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Exhibition Kirill Zdanevich. Tiflis Moscow
30.06.2019
Roof Music Fest 2019 in Saint Petersburg
30.05.2019
Reading Fairy Tales by Alexander Pushkin at the Pushkin Museum
30.10.2018
Festival "Archstoyanie 2019" Outside Moscow
25.07.2019
"Secret House" Unearthed in Vyborg
23.08.2019







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Video  Solovki  Festivals in Moscow  Moscow Museums  Sochi Olympic Games 2014  Vladimir Nabokov  Russian tourism  Alisher Usmanov  anniversary  The House of Romanov  1812  Russian religion  Alessandro Papetti  Russian Cinema  travel to Russia  Russian Jazz  feminism in Russia  Aeroflot  Business in Russia  Russian regions  Russia international  Russian Supreme Court  Yevgeny Mironov  society and politics  Transport Navigation  Russia-Libya  Russian laws  Republic of Tatarstan  Russian business  speed limit  POUSTOVIT  Russian theatre  Krasnoyarsk Museums  Russian writers  Russian Animation  Cultural Center "Muscovite"  Volgograd Region  Russian secret agency  physics  the Bolshoi Theatre  Exhibitions in Moscow  Peterhof  Russian academy of sciences  WTA  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Moscow  Eldorado  Primorsky Krai   Mikhail Prokhorov  St. Petersburg 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites