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Update: $2 Million in Paintings Stolen From South African Museum

Update: $2 Million in Paintings Stolen From South African Museum

Bullet Shih November 19, 2012 0

Last week we reported news of a brazen art theft from the Pretoria Art Museum in South Africa where five paintings were stolen at gunpoint. The Huffington Post has reported that due to a

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UPDATE 2: Over $10 Million in Stolen Artwork Recovered After Offer of $1.7 Million Reward

UPDATE 2: Over $10 Million in Stolen Artwork Recovered After Offer of $1.7 Million Reward

Bullet Shih September 28, 2012 0

Money talks!  Several days ago we wrote that financier Jeffrey Gundlach had upped the ante for the safe recovery of his art collection to $1.7 million which included the highest ever reward offered for

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Stolen Jan Steen Recovered After 13 Years

Stolen Jan Steen Recovered After 13 Years

Bullet Shih August 31, 2012 0

The DutchNews has reported that after 13 years police have nabbed three people responsible for the theft of seven paintings from an elderly woman in Bilthoven, near Utrecht stolen in 1999.  Of the seven

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Mail Art?

Mail Art?

Bullet Shih July 2, 2012 0

Last week we reported about the brazen robbery of a $150K Salvador Dali work from Adam Lindemann’s Upper East Side Gallery Venus Over Manhattan. Well, all’s well that ends well.  It appears that the thief

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Stolen Italian Artwork Cache Recovered After 41 Years

Stolen Italian Artwork Cache Recovered After 41 Years

Bullet Shih March 9, 2012 0

Adnkronos.com has reported a major victory for Italian police in Rome after they have recovered 37 stolen paintings that have been missing for 41 years.  The stash includes valuable paintings by Rubens, Poussin, and

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