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A Visit with Scotland Yard

Fortunately, I wasn’t under arrest when my fellow appraiser Ellen Epstein and I spent the morning in Scotland Yard last week.  We were in London for the Arts and Antiques PG Board Meeting, for the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and were visiting Scotland Yard on official appraisal business. 408 more words

Art Market

Stolen Skye by Nina Loard

(Cover picture courtesy of Goodreads.)

It’s been years since the car accident, but with every disappointment Evelyn finds herself wondering about her forgotten days in London.

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Book Review

A Guercino Masterpiece: Stolen on August 10, 2014

At some point during the night of Sunday August 10, 2014, a well-known work by Guercino was stolen from the Church of San Vincenzo in Modena, Italy. 216 more words

Eggs over easy

What’s the chance two books would have EGG in the title? Excellent, apparently.

Egg and Spoon by Gregory Maguire, is a romp through Tsarist Russia. 335 more words


“La Femme à l'Éventail” by Amedeo Modigliani: Stolen on May 20, 2010

The Painting:

La Femme à l’Éventail or Woman with a Fan was painted in 1919, and is a prime example of Modigliani’s technique. The typically elongated portrait depicts Lunia Czechowska, a Polish woman whose husband was a friend of Modigliani’s dealer Leopold Zborowski. 378 more words

Art, Wine and Entertainment

September is the beginning of what is commonly called the gallery season in Berlin. Over the summer months Berlin experiences a mass influx of tourists and a mass exodus of locals. 222 more words

Art Thieves Alert


Tamatama League is profiting from selling fanart that they admit not having permission for on Amazon.com for a variety of products. 95 more words