FBI’s Top 10 ART Crimes:#6 Cezanne’s View of Auvers-sur-Oise

Cezanne, View of Auvers-sur-Oise

As Oxford, England celebrated the new millennium with fireworks, a thief broke into the Ashmolean Museum and stole the View of Auvers-sur-Oise by Cezanne. This landscape painting is worth approximately £3 million.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation Art Crime Team, Public Domain, via Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) @ https://www.fbi.gov/investigate/violent-crime/art-theft/fbi-top-ten-art-crimes/theft-of-cezannes-view-of-auvers-sur-oise

 

 

 

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Synova Cantrell is a true crime writer, fiction writer, and children’s book author. As a freelance journalist, her works could be seen online at ehow.com, livestrong.com/lifestyle, hubpages.com, and amykitchenerfdn.org and in five regional publications. Deeply concerned with illiteracy in America’s youth, Synova took her children’s book The Sleepy Little Sun and spoke in schools state-wide about the importance of reading. As a motivational speaker, Synova has encouraged fellow writers at local conferences, presided over a local writers’ guild, and spoke at writing workshops. For more information of her many projects log on to www.synovaink.com

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