French art collector Francois Pinault, front second right, and French Ambassador to China Sylvie Bermann, right, stand next to the bronze animal heads of a rabbit and a rat in Beijing, China, on Friday. The sculptures are among the 12 animal heads representing the Chinese zodiac that were looted from Beijing’s Old Summer Palace in 1860 by Anglo-French troops during the Second Opium War.Jun 30, 2013FULL STORY
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