SPANISH authorities have recovered old two paintings in
If confirmed to be authentic they will be claimed by
The police report was filed after they were not among the rest of paintings returned to
These were added to an international stolen art watch list in a bid to prevent these from being sold to private collectors.
Investigators discovered the possible sale of the two paintings last October, which allowed them to trace the paintings to a prívate residence in
The two pieces recovered are yet to be confirmed authentic by experts.
The only condition Julion Muñoz Ramonet set for
However, it is thought the two paintings are included in inventories of Muñoz Ramonet’s collections carried out in 1968 and 1971.
“Desconocíamos que esas obras estuvieran desaparecidas y que hubiera una denuncia, porque no somos los propietarios, y menos cuando ocurrieron los hechos”, aseguraron fuentes del Ayuntamiento.
Several versions of La Anunciacion by El Greco exist, one part of the permanent collection of the newly opened
By John Jackson