Federal Register: October 16, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 200)
DOCID: FR Doc 03-26186
DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DOCUMENT ID: [Public Notice 4513]
ACTION: Art objects; importation for exhibition:
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition; Determinations: ``Verrocchio's David Restored: A Renaissance Bronze From the National Museum of Bargello, Florence''
Notice is hereby given of the following determinations:
Pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of October 19, 1965
(79 Stat. 985; 22 U.S.C. 2459), Executive Order 12047 of March 27,
1978, the Foreign Affairs Reform and Restructuring Act of 1998 (112
Stat. 2681, et seq.; 22 U.S.C. 6501 note, et seq.), Delegation of
Authority No. 234 of October 1, 1999, and Delegation of Authority No.
236 of October 19, 1999, as amended, and Delegation of Authority No.
257 of April 15, 2003 (68 FR 19875), I hereby determine that the object
to be included in the exhibition ``Verrocchio's David Restored: A
Renaissance Bronze from the National Museum of Bargello, Florence,''
imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, is of cultural significance. The object is
imported pursuant to a loan agreement with the foreign owner. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit object at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA from on or about November 22, 2003, to on or about February 8, 2004, the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, from on or about February 13, 2004, to on or about March 21, 2004, and at possible additional venues yet to be determined, is in the national interest. Public notice of these Determinations is ordered to be published in the Federal Register.
Verrocchio's David Restored: A Renaissance Bronze from the National Museum of Bargello, Florence,
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
For further information, including a
list of the exhibit object, contact Carol B. Epstein, AttorneyAdviser,
Office of the Legal Adviser, Department of State, (telephone: 202/619
6981). The address is Department of State, SA44, 301 4th Street, SW., Room 700, Washington, DC 205470001.
Dated: October 8, 2003.
C. Miller Crouch,
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State.
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