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Hermann Göring and the Nazi art collection

Kenneth D. Alford

Hermann Göring and the Nazi art collection

the looting of Europe"s art treasures and their dispersal after World War II

by Kenneth D. Alford

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Published by McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers in Jefferson, North Carolina, and London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art collections,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Art treasures in war,
  • Art thefts,
  • Destruction and pillage,
  • Cultural policy,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKenneth D. Alford
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN9160 .A44 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25260141M
    ISBN 109780786468157
    LC Control Number2012010669

    Hermann Göring and the Nazi Art Collection: The Looting of Europe's Art Treasures and Their Dispersal After World War II: Alford, Kenneth D: : LibrosReviews: 2. Hermann Goring and the Nazi Art Collection: The Looting of Europe's Art Treasures and Their Dispersal After World War II: : Alford, Kenneth D.: Libros en idiomas extranjerosReviews: 2.

      Hermann Goering's 'full catalogue' of looted Nazi art published for first time Hand-written manuscript of Nazi art collection of Hermann Goering, Hitler's number two, published in book on Wednesday The full handwritten catalogue of Nazi number two Hermann Goering’s huge collection of stolen art masterpieces is to be published for the first.   An heir of a prominent German banking family recovered a Renaissance-era painting on Friday that was looted by the Nazis and then bought by the Reichsmarschall Hermann Goering.

      Figure 2: Die Kunstsammlung des Reichsmarschalls Hermann Göring: eine Dokumentation by Haase, Günther; published ; Figure 3: Hermann Göring Collection (Library of Congress); Hermann Göring’s activities, May-August, , Photoarchiv Generalfeldmarschall Hermann Göring, v. 27, p. , no. 6. Figure 4: Private photo collection. Göring was born in Bavaria, the second son by the second wife of Heinrich Ernst Göring, at the time German consul general in family was reunited in Germany on the father’s retirement in Göring was brought up near Nürnberg, in the small castle of Veldenstein, whose owner was Hermann, Ritter (knight) von Epenstein, a Jew who was until the lover of Göring’s mother.


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By the end of the war, the Nazis had stolen roughly one-fifth of the entire art treasures of the world. This book explores the formation of the Nazi art collection and the methods used by Goring and his party to strip occupied Europe of a large part of its artistic heritage/5(3).

Hermann Goring and the Nazi Art Collection: The Looting of Europe's Art Treasures and Their Dispersal After World War II - Kindle edition by Kenneth D. Alford. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Hermann Goring and the Nazi Art Collection: The Looting of Europe's Art Treasures /5(3).

The U.S. Acquires the Hermann Göring Art Collection The Missing Paintings Munich Collection Point Conclusion Appendices A. Items Taken from Hermann Göring at Nuremberg B.

Emmy, Edda, and Hermann Göring’s Jewelry C. Paintings and Sculptures, by Hermann Göring and the Nazi art collection book D. Books, Photographs, Dishes, Silver, etc E Brand: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers. This book explores the formation of the Nazi art collection and the methods used by Göring and his party to strip occupied Europe of a large part of its artistic heritage.

About the Author(s) Kenneth D. Alford is an internationally known historical consultant for television productions that involve Nazi looting, and is the author of several books. By the end of the war, the Nazis had stolen roughly one-fifth of the entire art treasures of the world.

This book explores the formation of the Nazi art collection and the methods used by Göring and his party to strip occupied Europe of a large part of its artistic heritage.2/5(3).

Hermann Göring’s personal art log is a twisted treasure map, a guide to looting and pillaging and gift-giving among the Nazi brass, and a tracking mechanism for the Nazi occupation of Europe. The Nazi military leader Hermann Göring amassed his own personal collection of art stolen from museums and private homes.

His collection totaled more than 1, items, valued at $ million inmost of it stolen from France. The art was hidden at. Handwritten Catalogue of Nazi Leader Hermann Göring’s Art Collection Debuts Today The inventory even indicates what rooms housed particular paintings.

Brian Boucher. The Ephrussi family was once a prominent Jewish banking clan, with offices around Europe and a rich collection of art. But after the Nazis ransacked Vienna, all. Photographer: Lt. Moore. Hermann Goering s art collection, stolen from museums across Europe, is stored temporarily in a building near Berchtesgaden while being cataloged, June 9, The Fuhrer at the Haus of German Art, Munich.

Hermann Goering Art Collection During the World War II war genocide committed by the Nazi Germany were followed by possibly one of the greatest art looting events in history.

It is not a secret that Hermann Goering was an art enthusiast and that he used his office power to surround himself with the most valuable and beautiful pieces of art. Get this from a library. Hermann Göring and the Nazi art collection: the looting of Europe's art treasures and their dispersal after World War II.

[Kenneth D Alford]. Hermann Wilhelm Göring (or Goering; German: [ˈɡøːʁɪŋ] (); 12 January – 15 October ) was a German political and military leader and a convicted war criminal.Göring was one of the most powerful figures in the Nazi Party, which ruled Germany from to A veteran World War I fighter pilot ace, he was a recipient of the Pour le Mérite ("The Blue Max").Chancellor: Heinrich Brüning, Franz von Papen, Kurt von.

Hermann Goering's 'full catalogue' of looted Nazi art published for first time Hand-written manuscript of Nazi art collection of Hermann Goering, Hitler's number two, published in book.

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A page from Hermann Göring’s art catalogue (image via MAEDI Archives). At the end of World War II, French soldiers confiscated a curious handwritten book from Nazi leader Hermann Göring. During World War II, the Nazis plundered from occupied countries millions of items of incalculable value estimated in the hundreds of millions of dollars.

Spearheaded by Hermann Goring the looting program quickly created the largest private art collection in the world, exceeding the collections amassed by the Metropolitan in New York, the British Museum in London, the Louvre in Paris and the /5(9).

The book's publisher, Robert Edsel, an author himself and expert in looted artworks, said the book would be of interest to historians and ordinary readers as well as to art experts.

Reichsmarschall Hermann Goering, (), was a German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Hitler’s designated successor and commander of the German Luftwaffe (air force).

Goering amassed a vast art collection from confiscated artwork and often boasted of owning the largest private art collection in. Hermann Göring and the Nazi Art Collection addressed some of my questions. Although the works acquired by Göring are the book's primary focus, other looted art works are mentioned in the text.

The detailed lists of paintings, sculptures, and other art objects provided in the appendices don't identify the current locations of the listed items /5(12).

Hermann Göring and the Nazi Art Collection The Looting of Europe's Art Treasures and Their Dispersal After World War II (Book): Alford, Kenneth D.: Baker & TaylorBy the end of World War II, the Nazis had plundered roughly one-fifth of the entire art treasures of the world. This work explores the history and formation of the Nazi art collection and the methods used by Hermann Gèoring and.Nazi plunder was stealing of art and other items as a result of the organized looting of European countries during the time of the Third Reich by agents acting on behalf of the ruling Nazi Party of ring occurred from until the end of World War II, particularly by military units known as the Kunstschutz, although most plunder was acquired during the war.Art masterpieces that Nazi Party's Goering stole from Jews to decorate his country retreat are now published The full list, called The Goering Collection, has now been issued by Flammarion.