Selling Russia's Treasures: The Soviet Trade in Nationalized Art, 1917-1938
Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 6:00 pm
Columbia University, Butler Library, Room 203
535 West 114th Street, New York, NY
Please join the Harriman Institute for a presentation of Selling Russia's Treasures: The Soviet Trade in Nationalized Art, 1917-1938, an authoritative illustrated account of the unprecedented sale of Russia's cultural treasures by the Soviet government, with editors Nicolas Iljine and Natalia Semenova, as well as Elena Solomakha, Robert H. Davis, Jr., Edward Kasinec, Mark Schaffer, Richard Wortman, and honorary guest Amir Kabiri, President of the M.T. Abraham Foundation.
Co-sponsored by the Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University.