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Author Nairne, Sandy.

Title Art theft and the case of the stolen turners / Sandy Nairne.

Imprint London : Reaktion Books, 2011.

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Description 279 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-273) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Part I: 1. Loss -- 2. Pursuit -- 3. Recovery -- 4. Return -- Part II: 5. Ethics -- 6. Value -- 7. History -- 8. Fiction -- 9. Future.
Summary This text provides a description of the events surrounding the theft of two important paintings by J.W.M. Turner in 1992, and the subsequent pursuit, location and negotiation for their return.
Subject Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851. Shade and darkness.
Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851. Light and colour.
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ISBN 9781861898517
1861898517

 
    
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