Inside the Ongoing Search for the Marcos Family Art Collection

October 7th, 2014

Imelda Marcos with the preserved body of Ferdinand Marcos, via Al-JazeeraAl-Jazeera continues the investigation into the Philippine government’s attempts at reclaiming the trove of works previously owned by the Marcos family, some of which they believe have since been stolen from the family’s homes and are now in private collections.  “We’d like to think that these paintings have been with the Marcoses from the beginning, and we believe that they were purchased using ill-gotten wealth and public funds,” Presidential Commission on Good Government leader Andres Bautista says.Read more at Al-Jazeera