Paperwork is landing on a Virginia judge’s desk over who gets ownership of a stolen Renoir painting. It was taken from the Baltimore Museum of Art decades ago and allegedly resurfaced as a $7 flea market special.
A federal court battle over a napkin-sized Renoir is driving two northern Virginia siblings bitterly apart.
New twists in an ongoing mystery over who owns a valuable painting that disappeared from the Baltimore Museum of Art nearly 60 years ago.
Police have located a 60-year-old theft report from the day a Renoir painting disappeared from the Baltimore Museum of Art that matches the description of an artwork that sold for $7 recently at a flea market. Now an art theft expert says the museum has a strong case to get it back.
From trash to treasure. It’s the dream of anyone who looks for finds at a flea market.