|Statement||compiled from reports supplied by the Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Branch of the Control Commission for Austria (British Element) and issued by the British Committee on the Preservationand Restitution of Works of Art, Archives and Other Material in Enemy Hands.|
|Contributions||British Committee on the Preservation and Restitution of Works of Art, Archives, and Other Material in Enemy Hands.|
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