Incoming Russian minister dismisses German restitution claims

Alexander Sokolov does not seem interested in returning looted art

Moscow property development threatens site of Malevich grave

Local authorities have not been sympathetic towards Malevich's estate where he was buried

Morozov's music room reconstructed in the State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts

Exhibition of Russia's two most famous fin-de-siècle collectors now on in Moscow

Russians "close down restitution commission"

Internal conflicts hamstrung the effort to return war loot to Germany