Maria Altmann, with son Peter, holds a print of "Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer." Maria Altmann, who escaped Nazi-occupied Vienna as a newlywed and returned to wage a triumphant fight to recover Gustav Klimt's iconic gold portrait of her remarkable aunt, has died. She was 94.

Maria Altmann: Maria Altmann, 94, dies after winning return of painting seized by Nazis

Maria Altmann, with son Peter, holds a print of "Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer." Maria Altmann escaped Nazi-occupied Vienna as a newlywed and returned to wage a triumphant fight to recover Gustav Klimt's iconic gold portrait of her remarkable aunt.

Maria Altmann, portrayed by Helen Mirren in the Woman in Gold movie also starring Ryan Reynolds. Read 'Woman in Gold: History vs. Hollywood' - http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/woman-in-gold/

Woman in Gold Movie vs True Story of Maria Altmann, Randy Schoenberg

Maria Altmann's aunt Adele Bloch-Bauer, circa 1910. The 'Woman In Gold'

Maria Altmann's aunt Adele Bloch-Bauer, circa Maria Altmann fought the Austrian government for the return of her family's paintings that were stolen by the Nazis during World War II.

Maria Altmann and her husband Fritz Altmann on their wedding day in real life (top) and in the Woman in Gold movie (bottom). See more pics at: http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/woman-in-gold/

Maria Altmann and her husband Fritz Altmann on their wedding day in real life (top) and in the Woman in Gold movie (bottom).

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"Woman in Gold," an emotional new film that opens this week, stars Helen Mirren as Maria Altmann, a real-life Jewish refugee whose family's art was stolen by Nazis in World War II.

The Golden Genius: The Amazing Life of Maria Altmann

The Golden Genius: The Amazing Life of Maria Altmann

Love this music. My new lullaby song. Woman In Gold - Maria Altmann Theme by Martin Phipps & Hans Zimmer//

My new lullaby song. Woman In Gold - Maria Altmann Theme by Martin Phipps & Hans Zimmer//

Maria Altmann - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Maria Altmann - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Woman in Gold.  With Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Daniel Brühl, Charles Dance. Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family.

Woman in Gold (2015)

Woman in Gold - Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds. Maria Altmann, an octogenarian Jewish refugee, takes on the Austrian government to recover artwork she believes rightfully belongs to her family.

Ms. Altmann, a Jewish refugee, successfully won back five paintings by Gustav Klimt that the Nazis had seized from her family.

Maria V. Altmann, Pursuer of Family Klimts, Dies at 94

Altmann, Pursuer of Family Klimts, Dies at 94

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