'A Kind of Fief' Munich Art Hoarder's Father in His Own Words

The name Cornelius Gurlitt has hit the headlines recently after the discovery of a massive art collection in his Munich apartment. His art dealer father Hildebrand offered a fascinating insight into his love of paintings in a never-before published text from 1955.
Hildebrand Gurlitt guides a tour through the Sao Paulo exhibition in 1954.

Hildebrand Gurlitt guides a tour through the Sao Paulo exhibition in 1954.

Kunstverein Düsseldorf
Translated from the German by Paul Cohen