Paintings Stolen

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Famous Cases of Art Theft
... See also List of famous stolen paintings and Aydın Dikmen Case of art theft Dates Notes References Louvre August 21, 1911 Perhaps the most famous case of art theft occurred ... anonymous letters asking for ransom, died before revealing the whereabouts of the painting ... was declared the statute of limitations had expired Alfred Stieglitz Gallery 1946 Three paintings by Georgia O'Keeffe were stolen while on display at the art gallery of her husband, Alfred Stieglitz ...

Famous quotes containing the words stolen and/or paintings:

    O shining Popocatapetl, It was thy magic hour:

    The houses, people, traffic seemed
    Thin fading dreams by day;
    Chimborazo, Cotopaxi
    They had stolen my soul away!
    Walter James Turner (1889–1946)

    the great orange bed where we lie
    like two frozen paintings in a field of poppies.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)