The Asian Civilisations Museum responds to the the blog post by Chasing Aphorodite by releasing the full list of artefacts purchased by the museum from the disgraced art dealer Subhash Kapoor.
Straits Times, 05 June 2014
The Asian Civilisations Museum has lifted the veil on the full list of 30 works of art it acquired from a disgraced New York gallery accused of trafficking in millions of dollars’ worth of stolen artefacts.
The museum released the list and price of each item exclusively to The Straits Times, in response to queries following the recent publication online of a partial inventory of the artefacts.
It was published on the blog, Chasing Aphrodite, written by former Los Angeles Times reporter Jason Felch who tracks illicit antiquities in museums around the world.