Researchers Hired to Investigate Munich’s Nazi-Looted Art Trove

Dr. Berggreen-Merkel. (Courtesy Getty Images)

Dr. Berggreen-Merkel. (Courtesy Getty Images)

Two researchers have been hired to sort through the cache of 1,400 works of art recently discovered in a Munich apartment and thought to have been looted by the Nazis, The New York Times reports.

From The Times:

The researchers, Sophie Lillie and Agnes Peresztegi, were recommended by the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany and will serve on a panel led by Dr. Ingeborg Berggreen-Merkel, Germany’s former deputy state minister for culture, who welcomed the nominations.

Read more at The New York Times.

Researchers Hired to Investigate Munich’s Nazi-Looted Art Trove