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The Theft of the Ghent Altarpiece April 10, 1934
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
The themes of the Ghent Altarpiece were taken from the Book of Revelation. Various panels illustrate Christ, Adam and Eve, Cane and Abel, John the Baptist and the Just Judges. It was the panel depicting the Just Judges which was taken by a thief or thieves in the Spring of 1934. My e-book looks at the masterpiece through its history and the various clues and suspects regarding its unsolved theft.
Bridget Rose Dugdale, The IRA and the Great Art Theft Wicklow, Ireland 1974
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » History » European
It was the biggest art theft ever with 19 paintings by master artists, valued at 20 million British pounds. The thieves, led by Rose Dugdale entered the private home of a millionaire South African gold miner near Wicklow, Ireland. The date was April 26, 1974. Rose made sure that her four male accomplices stole the most valuable paintings including the only privately held work by Johannes Vermeer.
Best of Activism in Art - II
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
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This book is part of a special issue featuring art and photographs by the members of the Activism in Art group, and pieces with activism as the key topic. This is the second book of a series, in which we hope to feature some of the best contributions the group Activism in Art.
NOTQUITEFAUST : poetry & art - A VIRTUAL EXHIBITION volume one
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Selected works of poetry, art, and photography from 2000 - 2012 within North America and Asia.