Nazi Looting

Paintings by some of Europe’s most famous artists are at the centre of a new controversy surrounding Nazi looting, according to a BBC report.

The paintings were originally part of the collection belonging to a Nazi arms manufacturer on loan to one of Switzerland’s top museums – and now removed.

Read more on the link below and explore our documentary on this controversial subject in our Empire Builders documentary, Icons of Conquest.

Monet among paintings removed from Swiss museum over Nazi looting fears