Federal Register: December 14, 2005 (Volume 70, Number 238)
DOCID: FR Doc 05-24065
DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DOCUMENT ID: [Public Notice 5246]
ACTION: Culturally significant objects imported for exhibition:
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice.
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: ``Rubens and His Age: Masterpieces From the Hermitage''
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, 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 objects to be included in the exhibition ``Rubens and His Age: Masterpieces from the Hermitage'', imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the United States, are of cultural significance. The objects are imported pursuant to loan agreements with the foreign owners. I also determine that the exhibition or display of the exhibit objects at the GuggenheimHermitage Museum, Las Vegas, Nevada, from on or about January 30, 2006, until on or about August 30, 2006, 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.
Rubens and His Age: Masterpieces from the Hermitage,
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
For further information, including a
list of the exhibit objects, contact Richard Lahne, AttorneyAdviser,
Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State (telephone: 202/
4538058). The address is U.S. Department of State, SA44, 301 4th Street, SW. Room 700, Washington, DC 205470001.
Dated: December 9, 2005.
C. Miller Crouch,
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State.
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