Looted Art

February 24, 2015 12:28 AM

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Looted Art

BERLIN—A year after Germany pledged to strengthen its efforts to return art stolen by the Nazis, Jewish claimants to works valued at millions of dollars say the government isn’t living up to its promise.

Two claimants to a collection of medieval Christian treasure filed a suit in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., on Monday against the German government and the government-controlled museum that owns the artifacts. They allege their ancestors sold the collection, known as the Guelph treasur...

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