Publications

If interested in publications issued by Documentation Centre for Property Transfers of Cultural Assets of WW II Victims, p.b.o. please contact us at centrum@cdmp.cz.

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The Fate of Wartime Deposits, volume 2

The publication follows the first volume  and describes the movements of the individual objects and collections of the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague during the war and the postwar period.

The example of the so called provenance research, intended primarily for the museum employees and experts.

(Czech and English version)

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The Fate of Wartime Deposits, volume 1

The publication describes the movements of the individual objects and collections of the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague during the war and the postwar period.

The example of the so called provenance research, intended primarily for the museum employees and experts.

(Czech and English version)

Returns of Memory

Deposits of Jewish property in the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague. The book includes more than 1 000 photos of the identified works of art; in Czech language with the English resumé and biographies of the original Jewish owners of these works of art.

(Czech version)

Memories Returned

Jewish Property at the Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague – English translation of the case study on Treuhandstelle (Trust Office), 80 pgs.
This publication comprises description of the stores and their photographes. It does not comprise any photos of the Jewish Property from the Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague. These snaps are included into the above mentioned “Návraty pameti”.

(English version)

Lives for Ransom

Exports and forced donations of work of art during the emigration of Jews from Bohemia and Moravia 1938–1942 (the case of the Museum of Docorative Arts in Prague). The book includes a case study on the export and the colour photographs.

(Czech and English version)

Siegfried Blumenthal
Život v realitě a mimo ni

(Czech and English version)

Jindřich Baudisch a konfiskace uměleckých děl v protektorátu

The activity of Gestapo art appraiser in Prague.

(Only in Czech version)

Lost Heritage of Cultural Assets

Conference proceedings of 1st international conference on looted art organized by Documentation Centre in Brno on November 2003.
(Only in English version)

The Future of the Lost Cultural Heritage

Conference proceedings of 2nd international conference on looted art organized by Documentation Centre in Cesky Krumlov on November 2005.

(English version)

SELL OUT

Restitution of confiscated art works – wish or reality?

Proceedings of the 3rd international academic conference held in Liberec on 24 – 26 October 2007. It contains 27 conference papers presented by the Czech and foreign researchers whose work is focused on the identification and documentation of the art looted to the WW II victims.

(English version)

„The West“ Versus „The East“ or The United Europe?

Conference proceedings from the 5th international conference in Podebrady.

(English version)