Trace

Resource

Trace is a database of property reported stolen to America’s law enforcement agencies. It provides a free search facility to enable users to check whether items are lost, stolen or looted and encourages users to register stolen items that have been reported to the police to make it easier to recover them.

The Art Loss Register

Resource

The Art Loss Register screens catalogues of national losses and auction house catalogues for stolen items and responds to provenance enquiries. It has a specialist World War II provenance research service for those tracing items looted, stolen or forcibly removed from families between 1933 and 1945.