Swedish debt collection agency to sell Hitler paintings

2011-11-07 09:12

Stockholm – The Swedish debt collection agency is planning to sell seven paintings believed to have been painted by Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, a news report said today.

“If the paintings are genuine, we estimate that they will sell for about 100 000 kronor (R117 992) each,” Christer Davidsson of the Swedish Enforcement Authority in the southern city of Malmo told the Aftonbladet daily.

Stockholm rabbi David Lazar said it was “symbolically unfortunate that people can make money from these artifacts”.

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