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$2Billion Gurlitt collection inherited by Bern Museum

The Kunstmuseum Bern in Switzerland said Wednesday the 7th of May 2014 that it has been named the “unrestricted and unfettered sole heir” of a German art collector.The Kunstmuseum Bern, in the Swiss capital, said it was “surprised and delighted” by the bequest., saying it was informed by Cornelius Gurlitt’s lawyer.Cornelius Gurlitt died  May 2014.  The works will officially remain the...

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