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Art Theft

A daring daylight theft of art occurred at the posh gallery near the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa.  Stolen was an alabaster carving, an octopus created by a gifted but obscure artist.  25 more words

Faking It: Strategies for Reducing Art Fraud & Forgery

“The handwriting on the wall may be a forgery.” – Ralph Hodgson

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) currently ranks art crime as the third-largest criminal enterprise in the world.   495 more words

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Camino Island

Camino Island   by John Grisham

Grisham is a safe pair of hands when it comes to the penning of thrillers. Camino Island is no different. 338 more words

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Allow me to introduce myself! My name is Janae. I am a student studying Library science with the hopes of working in a Museum or Art Gallery in the future. 140 more words

Zara's theft of another artist's work

Below is a link to an article discussing artist’s works being stolen by corporate fashion house ZARA.

Consumer theft


Art, Law And Theft

The Strange Tale Of The “OCD Art Thief”

The gentleman thief is a favorite character in storytelling. He steals paintings, art objects, and jewels while always looking dapper, often has a way with the ladies, and usually holds a greater interest in the thrill of the chase than in the value of the possessions which he obtains. 635 more words


What's So Great About the Mona Lisa?

What’s So Great About the Mona Lisa?

If you ask most artists or art historians, honestly… nothing. I personally believe the Mona Lisa is just, well, fine.  368 more words

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