FBI Returns Ukrainian Painting Stolen By Nazis During World War II
Sumaira FH 8 days ago Tue 10th September 2019 | 01:30 AM
WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 10th September, 2019) The Unite States returned a painting to the Ukraine Embassy in Washington nearly eight decades after the piece of art was stolen by the Nazis, the FBI's Washington Field Office announced on Monday.
"The painting, titled 'Secret Departure of Ivan the Terrible Before the Oprichina,' by Mikhail N.
For years, the painting was part of a private collection belonging to collectors identified only as the Tracy family.
"The Tracy family, unaware the painting was stolen, took care to preserve the painting, which they admired for decades in their as stolen home," the release added.