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Stolen Bronze Sculpture Recovered After 32 Years to Display at ADAA's Art Show

In 1983, two bronze sculptures were stolen from Hirschl & Adler Gallery in New York within a span of three weeks. On both occasions, thieves made off with the treasures in the middle of the day. 591 more words

THEFT IS NOT COOL MATE! NOT COOL!

So, Facebook sponsored a post on my news feed. Nothing new. But something bugged me about this particular one. Firstly, I’ve seen the artwork before elsewhere. 94 more words

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The strange case of the painting in the private dining room: Trinity College art piece stolen for second time in 21 years

The private dining room at Toronto’s Trinity College is tucked behind the main dining hall and across from the senior common room. It’s a small chamber — intimate even — scene of private meals and cozy events at the exclusive post-secondary school. 777 more words

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Un cambriolage

In our ongoing quest to escape the winter of 2015, we went back to an old favorite, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. They’ve loosened up the rules prohibiting photography just enough to allow pictures of their glorious courtyard. 349 more words

Art

The Heist

Daniel Silva isn’t a bestselling author of thrillers for nothing – he writes well, develops interesting plots and characters, and creates suspense, all without overdoing the sex and blood. 303 more words

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Liveblogging from Sacanime with an art thief alert!

This exhibitor (name unknown) is selling across the hall from my table.

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