Art Loss Register (ALR)

A new exhibition celebrating recent gifts of an exquisite European collection to the Museum of Fine Arts (“MFA”) by the heirs of Bettina Looram de Rothschild, who was a daughter of the original owners Baron and Baroness Alphonse and Clarice de Rothschild of Vienna, opened yesterday.  Bettina Looram de Rothschild’s daughter, MFA Trustee Bettina Burr,

One of the most useful and invaluable tools for those persons and entities engaged in the business of fine art is the Art Loss Register (ALR).   The link is here:

The ALR provides an incredible array of services for almost anyone including those who have suffered a theft of artwork.  The ALR website states