Federal Register: December 23, 2005 (Volume 70, Number 246)
DOCID: FR Doc E5-7791
DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DOCUMENT ID: [Public Notice 5254]
ACTION: Culturally significant objects imported for exhibition determinations:
Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: ``Edvard Munch: The Modern Life of the Soul''
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 ``Edvard Munch: The Modern Life of the Soul'', 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 Museum of Modern Art, from on or about February 19, 2006, until on or about May 8, 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.
Edvard Munch: The Modern Life of the Soul,
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 18, 2005.
C. Miller Crouch,
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State.
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