Matisse The Seattle Art Museum has announced it will return a painting by Henri Matisse to the heirs of French collector Paul Rosenberg. "Odalisque" was painted in 1928 and looted from a vault in Paris in 1941 by the Nazis. It didn't turn up again until 1954, when two Seattle area residents bought it from a New York gallery. They later donated it to the Seattle Art Museum. Rosenberg heirs tracked it down and asked for it back. Marcie Sillman, of member station KUOW, reports.

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The Seattle Art Museum has announced it will return a painting by Henri Matisse to the heirs of French collector Paul Rosenberg. "Odalisque" was painted in 1928 and looted from a vault in Paris in 1941 by the Nazis. It didn't turn up again until 1954, when two Seattle area residents bought it from a New York gallery. They later donated it to the Seattle Art Museum. Rosenberg heirs tracked it down and asked for it back. Marcie Sillman, of member station KUOW, reports.