Egon Schiele's portrait of his mistress, Walburga Neuzil, is the pride of the Leopold Museum in Vienna. But for 13 years the painting was locked up in New York, caught in a legal battle between the Austrian museum and the Jewish family from whom the Nazis seized the painting in 1939. The film traces the history of this iconic image, which resurfaced on loan to the Museum of Modern Art in 1997. The case brought the story of Nazi art loot into the open.
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