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June 28, 1990 - Museum Theft, Het Noordbrabants Museum, Den Bosch, The Netherlands

At around 12:30 in the morning on June 28, 1990 three early Van Gogh paintings were stolen from the Het Noordbrabants Museum in Den Bosch, Netherlands. s-Hertogenbosch is the actual official name of the city, but colloquially almost everybody calls the city Den Bosch, which translates in English to mean 'the Duke’s Forest'. The artworks taken were: Brabant Peasant, seated Study for the Potato Eaters (also known as Farmer's Wife Seated) Dec 1884 - April 1885 oil on paper on panel 36 X 26.
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