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Wanted: 13 Missing Art Pieces From Around The World

WANTED! Beautiful art. Here are a few of the lost gems that art recovery organizations like The Monuments Men are looking for worldwide. Be sure to catch the film, inspired by the WWII recovery effort, now in theaters.

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1. Vincent on His Way to Work by Vincent van Gogh

Missing from the Stassfurt salt mines art repository near Magdeburg, Germany, on April 12, 1945. Feared to have been burned.

10. Three Boys in Blue by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner / Property of Max Fischer Collection / Public Domain / Via

Missing since 1935 when the owner, Max Fischer, left the painting in his Berlin apartment.

12. Portrait of a Young Man by Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino

Raphael Sanzio / Property of The Czartoryski Museum in Krakow, Poland / Public Domain / Via

Confiscated in 1939 for Hitler's Führermuseum in Linz, Austria. Last seen in Lake Schliersee, Germany.

13. Woman with Slave by Oskar Kokoschka

Oskar Kokoschka / Property of Dr. Fritz Salo Glaser / Public Domain / Via

Missing since Dr. Fritz Salo Glaser sold the painting to pay a Jewish property tax. Last seen in Prague, Czech Republic.

Experience the greatest art heist in history in The Monuments Men, now in theaters.

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