By results of annual verification of fund of museum pieces, in storage of the Simferopol art museum didn't find 112 exhibits. The chief specialist of the Ministry of Culture and ARC arts Valentin Ishin reported about it at meeting of the Constant commission of the Verkhovna Rada of ARC on culture, youth and sports affairs.
According to V. Ishin, at the moment it isn't possible to determine the loss value as "account of storage of exhibits was kept with violation of the instruction on storage of museum values".
V. Ishin reported that now in the museum the fund description is carried out, in a database necessary information on exhibits is brought, distribution of materials of fund on various groups of storage is conducted.
According to V. Ishin, work of the commission on verification of fund of the museum, and also safety of its exhibits, carried out by order of the Ministry of Culture and tourism of Ukraine, it is decided to finish by the end of the current year. Materials on loss of exhibits are transferred in the procurator of Zheleznodorozhny district of Simferopol.
The Simferopol art museum is founded in 1937. In fund of the museum about 9 thousand units of storage, including work of the Russian painters of XVIII-of the XIX centuries, and also the West European masters of the end of the XVI-XX centuries are. Also in a museum collection more than 200 icons of different centuries are presented.