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The Art of the Steal

Within the world of art thievery, there are those who do it for the money, those who do it because it’s easy … and those who do it because they love it

The Garbo Modigliani

In Search of Lost Art

Fran├žoise Gilot Is So Over Picasso

After she left him, Picasso tried to get Fran├žoise Gilot blacklisted. Today, Gilot, who turns 100 this fall, is breaking auction records

Tax-22

What happens when a $65 million Rauschenberg features an endangered bald eagle? Inside the secretive I.R.S. team that solves art’s riddles …

Charles Hill

Over 45 years, the art detective helped recover stolen paintings by Titian, Vermeer, and Goya, plus Munch’s The Scream

The View from Here

A New York organization is helping Jewish families recover possessions stolen by the Nazis. Among them: paintings by Tintoretto and Klimt

The Leonardo Whisperer

Four decades spent studying Italian Renaissance art taught Carmen Bambach as much about navigating a field still dominated by men as it did about Leonardo da Vinci