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Australia to return 14 artworks of disputed provenance to India

BBC News

July 30, 2021

The National Gallery of Australia is to return 14 works of art to India that are suspected of having been stolen, looted or exported illegally.

The religious and cultural artefacts include sculptures, photos and a scroll and are worth around $2.2m (£1.57m).

Gallery director Nick Mitzevich said their return would close “a very difficult chapter of our history”.

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