Crimean Treasures to be returned to Ukraine

Crimean Treasures to be returned to Ukraine

(photo: Allard Pierson)      Today, the Amsterdam Court of Appeal, Gerechtshof Amsterdam, rendered judgment in the case between the State of Ukraine, Allard Pierson Museum and four Crimean museums, which has been ongoing since 2014. The Court of Appeal...
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...