Benton Drawing Recovered at Heritage Auctions 14 Years After Theft

‘Train Out West’ by Thomas Hart Benton, ink, sepia wash, and pencil on buff paper  This Benton drawing was spotted by the theft victim, a Chicago Art gallery who suffered a theft in 1996. The victim contacted their insurer who reached out to Chris Marinello to recover...

Church sculpture looted during Blitz returned to rightful home

A ‘priceless’ 17th-century sculpture of Dr Peter Turner, an eminent botanist and physician, which will be returned to its rightful home after it was looted from a bombed church during the Blitz Photo: PA The bust of Dr Peter Turner, an eminent botanist and...

Painting by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Stolen in 1977, is Recovered

“Who is it” by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema This painting was stolen in 1977 from a gallery in New York City.  It found its way into a major auction house in 2011 where it was pulled from the sale after intervention by Chris Marinello.  Acting on behalf of the...