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  Bernardo Bellotto  
“The Marketplace at Pirna”

Monuments Men Foundation Uncovers Evidence Indicating Nazi Era “Forced Sale” Painting Currently on View at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Belongs to Heirs of Dr. Max Emden
Bernardo Bellotto, The Marketplace at Pirna (c.1764)
History of Bellotto's provenances by MFAH
MMF Analysis of MFAH Provenance Report by Laurie Stein


Houston Chronicle

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