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5 Infamous Incidents of Art Theft From History

These masterpieces mysteriously disappeared.

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  • Recovery of the Ghent Altarpiece at the end of WWII.Photo Credit: Wikipedia

The Last Judgement by Hans Memling

Stolen in 1473

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Portrait of Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire by Thomas Gainsborough

Stolen in 1876

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Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci

Stolen in 1911

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Ghent Altarpiece by Hubert and Jan van Eyck

Stolen in 1934

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  • Choir of angels from one of the 12 interior panels.

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Portrait of the Duke of Wellington by Francisco de Goya

Stolen in 1961

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  • Photo Credit: Wikipedia