Selling Russia’s Treasures


November 12, 2013 (Tuesday)

Butler Library, Room 203 at 6:00 PM

Please join us for a presentation on 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.

Speakers will include Nicolas Iljine, Natalia Semenova, 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 Harriman Institute and the Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University.


The event is free and open to the public.

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