'Woman in Gold' tackles art restitution

March 31, 2015 6:50 PM

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Gustav Klimt'sThe Kiss is one of the most famous paintings in history - but it's the artist's privately commissioned portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer that's become the artist's most infamous masterpiece.

The gold-laden Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I, was seized from Jewish Bloch-Bauers by the Nazis in 1938, scrubbed of its provenance and ultimately acquired by Austria's Belvedere museum, where it hung for half a century.

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