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Webinar: ‘Customer and Object Due Diligence: Managing Risk and Criminal Liability’

Published: Thursday 18th April 2024

The Art Loss Register and FCS Compliance invite you to attend a free webinar: ‘Customer and Object Due Diligence: Managing Risk and Criminal Liability’ Monday 20th May 17:00-18:00   If you would like to see the recording, please contact [email protected]   CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP   About: In this webinar, James Ratcliffe, the General […]

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Meyerheim painting restituted to heirs of Holocaust victim

Published: Wednesday 10th April 2024

The Art Loss Register is pleased to announce the restitution of a painting by Wilhelm Alexander Meyerheim titled Danzig Harbour to the heir of Gisela Thomas. The painting was registered with the ALR in 2000 by Gisela who had fled from Nazi-Germany in 1939 after being persecuted as Jewish. The ALR was able to identify […]

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Temple Newsam snuff boxes returned after 40 years

Published: Sunday 21st November 2021

We’re delighted that one of most recent recoveries has made news internationally – including BBC News. A prized collection of valuable antique gold snuff boxes stolen from a stately home has been found decades after it vanished without trace. Dubbed the Fulford Thefts, the seven 18th Century containers were among 24 snatched from Temple Newsam […]

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ALR Newsletter Issue 21 – September 2021

Published: Wednesday 22nd September 2021

  Anglo Saxon brooch returned to UK museum We are delighted to have assisted with the return of an Anglo-Saxon brooch stolen from Rutland County Museum in 1995. The brooch was sent by post to the Metropolitan Police anonymously at the end of last year. Since they were unsure from where it might have been […]

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Anglo Saxon brooch returned to museum almost 30 years after theft

Published: Monday 13th September 2021

We are delighted to have assisted with the return of an Anglo-Saxon brooch stolen from Rutland County Museum has been returned almost 30 years after it went missing. The story has already been featured in BBC News , the Daily Mail and the Antiques Trade Gazette for a start, and you can read the full […]

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