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The stolen paintings

by Wolfgang Ecke

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories, German -- Translations into English,
  • Children"s stories, German -- Translations into English,
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • Short stories

  • About the Edition

    Contains seventeen mysteries for the reader to solve, with explanations and solutions in the back of the book.

    Edition Notes

    Originally published under title: The case of the stolen paintings.

    StatementWolfgang Ecke ; illustrated by Rolf Rettich ; translated from the German by Stella and Vernon Humphries.
    ContributionsRettich, Rolf, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.E1975 St 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination139 p. :
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4262858M
    ISBN 100138468656
    LC Control Number81008644

      The stolen painting was "The Parsonage Garden at Nuenen in Spring," one of multiple works van Gogh had painted of that location in his Van Gogh sold just one of his paintings during his Author: Lisette Voytko. The Most Expensive Stolen Paintings in the World Published on Febru at pm by Milagros Valdez in Lists Share Tweet Email.

      In his book, titled "Stealing Wyeth," Mowday recounts the story of the 15 paintings stolen from the Wyeth Estate in Chadds Ford, Pa. The search for the paintings took investigators throughout Author: Theresa Wiseman.   Brand, who is known for recovering stolen art, contacted an expert on Iranian rare books in London who admitted he had seen the missing book, which had been sold to an unnamed buyer. “The buyer.

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A new book called “Stolen” documents the theft of 13 works from Boston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. It’s not a true crime text, but a charming little art book that tells the story of the missing masterpieces, which include “Christ in the Storm on the Sea of Galilee,” the only seascape painting attributed to Rembrandt, and “The Concert,” one of only Reviews: 7.

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The Goldfinch, painted in the year of his death, was one of only about 12 of his paintings to have survived the tragic explosion. In the universe of Tartt’s epic novel, the painting endured yet Author: Elena Nicolaou. Artwork that is reported stolen is virtually worthless on the open market - auction houses won't touch stolen goods - so pilfered masterpieces often The stolen paintings book up in private residences.

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Thanks. Art critic. Lost, stolen, blown up and fed to pigs: the greatest missing masterpieces Their whereabouts may be a mystery. But these treasures by the likes of Leonardo, Caravaggio and Jan van Eyck could still. ‘Stolen’ shows the true value of the art taken in the Gardner Museum heist. The book, commissioned by the museum, focuses on what the art world lost in the theft.

On the surface, Stolen is primarily a book about a kidnapping, which makes it a pretty appropriate title right off thethe title applies to more than just Gemma's story—it's about Ty's experiences as well. The key is when he tells Gemma the story of being taken from his dad's farm to the orphanage and the trauma that resulted.

The book is Donna Tartt's new best-selling novel, “The Goldfinch,” named for the painting. Sue Anderson came from Atlanta. She said she’s in the middle of the book – and that’s the.

The Mystery of the Stolen Painting book. Read 20 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Two Yugoslav boys visiting Paris become involved /5. Stolen is the debut novel of author Lucy was published in the UK in and is the story of Gemma Toombs, a year-old girl who is kidnapped by a year-old man named Ty and taken to the middle of the Great Sandy Desert in the Australian led A Letter to My Captor, the book is told in second person narrative as a letter from Gemma to Ty.

Pieces and Players offers loads of information about art in general and especially 13 works stolen in real life from a Boston museum in and still not recovered. There's a lot of detailed discussion of the images and elements in the art, partly as possible clues to the mystery.

Most of the characters have deep, and perhaps obsessive, interests in particular subjects, 3/5. However, the massive and inspirational paintings are still out there somewhere, perhaps held by a collector or religious group who may not even know that they are stolen.

The Stahl family has offered a significant reward for information leading to the recovery of the paintings. “I want my paintings to excite the senses. Summary. This book focuses on an aspect of World War II that is largely ignored in many history books – the Nazi looting of Europe and Russia and the Allied recovery and repatriation of stolen known to the general public, Hitler diverted his attention from the prosecution of the war to the systematic theft of Europe's great art.

His dream was to build the world's greatest Author: Robert M. Edsel. The untold story of the “Transy Book Heist” is one part Ocean’s 11, one part Harold & Kumar: four Kentucky college kids who had millions to gain and nothing to lose by John Falk.

Paintings Stolen in America’s Biggest Art Heist Have Returned to Their Frames—Thanks to Augmented Reality Through the magic of technology, a tech start-up has done what the FBI couldn't.

Sarah. Excited to be in Paris, Ethan and Ella are on the hunt for a secret bakery and a stolen painting in the third book of Greetings from Somewhere, a chapter book series about mystery, travel, and adventure. Ethan and Ella are excited to get to Paristheyve only ever seen pictures of the Eiffel Tower!/5(11).

Rembrandt. With stolen pieces, Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn is one of the artists who has been stolen the most in history. This famous Dutch artist is best known for his paintings.

How five art dealers, four policemen, three picture restorers, two auction houses and a journalist plotted to recover some of the world's most beautiful stolen paintings Peter Watson Published by Hutchinson & Co., London (). Stolen paintings get most of the public limelight, while theft of rare books or manuscripts remains an obscure corner of cultural property crime.

In part, that’s because it’s relatively unusual. The paintings were recovered just 35 minutes after being stolen when the thieves’s getaway car got a flat tire. “The Potato Eaters,” one of .