Stolen in Transit from NYC Gallery, Painting is Recovered by Insurer

Jean Dufy (1888 – 1964) Pigalle La Nuit Huile sur toile Signée en bas à droite 38,5 x 46 cm Stolen in transit from a New York City gallery in 2007, the painting appeared for sale in Missouri, USA with another dealer.  With the assistance of the FBI, Chris...

Eight Stolen Paintings Returned to Theft Victim

Courtyard in Dieppe by Walter Richard Sickert Stolen in 2007 by a gang of thieves in central London, this painting ended up at an auction house in southern England. it was subsequently purchased by a top Mayfair dealer who, upon discovering the history of the...

Scene of Antigua Bay Stolen in 1997 Recovered from Sotheby’s

Coastal Scene of Antigua Bay, English School An interesting case of a prominent family in the port wine trade who had this painting stolen from their Antigua residence in 1997. The painting portrays the family’s Antigua property. Offered for sale in 2010 at...

Orientalist Paintings Stolen in Paris in 1984 are Recovered in London

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) and Aimé-Nicolas Morot (French, 1850-1913) Lion aux aguets: On the watch A pair of Orientalist paintings were stolen from a collector in Paris in 1984 and surfaced for sale at auction in London in 2008.  Chris Marinello negotiated...