Vienna, 28 June 2010 – „With the death of Professor Rudolf Leopold, Austria has lost an outstanding personality who has shaped the Austrian arts scene over years as an art collector and museum director. With the Leopold Museum, he has left behind a lasting legacy, and has enriched Vienna as a city of the arts. In this time of grief, our thoughts are with the family and friends of Rudolf Leopold", said Foreign Minister Michael Spindelegger in a personal reaction to the news of the demise of Rudolf Leopold.
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