by Catherine Sezgin, ARCA Blog
Interpol is the international police organization established in 1923. In 2009, its database for Stolen Art was made available to the public. It takes about one to two weeks to obtain permission and a password to access the lists of recovered and stolen art objects.
Earlier this month, police in Serbia recovered a painting by Paul Cézanne that had been stolen from an Impressionist museum in Zurich in 2008.
by Catherine Schofield Sezgin, ARCA Blog Editor Interpol and UNESCO listed art theft as the fourth-largest black market in the world (after drugs, money-laundering, and weapons). But what did that mean? After I’d been following [Bon... Read Post
Degas' Ludovic Lepic and His Daughters/Bürle by Catherine Sezgin, Editor-in-Chief Serbian officials announced this week that payment of a 400,000 euro ransom returned Edgar Degas' painting Ludovic Lepic and His Daughters to the Bühr... Read Post