The move comes after a number of institutions refused further gifts from the family, majority owners of Purdue Pharma.
We declare ourselves more interested than ever in going to Paris.
The owners of these 31 paintings have yet to be determined.
Vandals defaced and tore down signs announcing an exhibit about Israel at the Louvre Museum in Paris.
The famed Louvre Museum is one of two major cultural sites in Paris being accused of discrimination after rejecting requests to visit by Israeli art history students.
French government-owned museums will return three paintings that they came to possess after the Nazis stole them from Jews during the Holocaust, France’s minister for culture said.
Perhaps the Mona Lisa is smiling about the fact that for the first time an Israeli exhibition is on view at the Louvre in Paris. This summer, visitors can see a 1,700 year old Israeli mosaic.
A French restitution committee reportedly has recommended returning seven valuable paintings looted by the Nazis during the Holocaust from two Jewish families.