The Art Law Review

The Art Law Review

Gert-Jan van den Bergh, Martha Visser and Auke van Hoek have written a chapter in the publication The Art Law Review, part of the authoritative legal series The Law Reviews. In the chapter, the Art Law section of Bergh Stoop & Sanders provides an up to date...
The Rijksmuseum wants to buy an important work by Rembrandt

The Rijksmuseum wants to buy an important work by Rembrandt

The Rijksmuseum wants to buy an important work by Rembrandt, but the French government is obstructive. Can the French government prevent the work from leaving France? Auke van Hoek discusses the French legislation for the Dutch Broadcasting Network NOS: NOS Bergh...

Crimean treasures allocated to the state of Ukraine

On 5 October 2016, the hearing took place in the Amsterdam District Court, concerning Ukraine’s claim for the return of national cultural property. Is the Ukrainian government owner of the treasures and should they therefore go to Kiev? Or should the Allard Pierson...