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Art Heist History Blog

I am a fan of art. I would not call myself an expert or an authority, but definitely a fan.

Anybody that reads about art or various artists becomes aware quickly of the constant threat facing works of art around the globe. 332 more words

Art

The mystery of Raphael's lost Portrait of a Gentleman

Raphael’s Portrait of a Gentleman is a painting with a history. Painted at some point during the first two decades of the sixteenth century by the Italian master Raffaello Sanzio, the divine Raphael himself (a contention which some scholars contest, but that’s a whole other blog post), it travelled from court to court in Italy after the painter’s death in 1520, before heading north to the estate of a Polish aristocrat. 631 more words

History

TRAVELLING THROUGH WORLD WAR II EUROPE - Location of Where Treasure Hides

by Johnnie Alexander

When I first envisioned my WWII-era novel Where Treasure Hides, I knew a handful of facts. British Army officer Ian Devlin would: 1,270 more words

Johnnie Alexander