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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

Public Domain

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

2. La Sortie de Pesage by Edgar Degas

Stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston, Massachusetts in an armed robbery. Part of a 13-piece theft. $5M reward.
Edgar Degas / Public Domain / Via commons.wikimedia.org

Stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston, Massachusetts in an armed robbery. Part of a 13-piece theft. $5M reward.

3. Storm on the Sea of Galilee by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn

Also stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Known as Rembrandt's only seascape painting.
Rembrandt / Public Domain / Via commons.wikimedia.org

Also stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Known as Rembrandt's only seascape painting.

4. Marine by Claude Monet

Stolen from the Museu Chácara do Céu in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on February 4, 2007 during a midday armed robbery. Part of a four-piece theft.
Claude Monet / Public Domain / Via commons.wikimedia.org

Stolen from the Museu Chácara do Céu in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on February 4, 2007 during a midday armed robbery. Part of a four-piece theft.

5. Harbor Scene by Paul Klee

Missing since 1933 when Klee emigrated out of Germany to Switzerland.
Paul Klee / Public Domain / Via monumentsmenfoundation.org

Missing since 1933 when Klee emigrated out of Germany to Switzerland.

6. A Cavalier by Frans van Mieris the Elder

Stolen from Art Gallery of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia on June 10, 2007 during a public viewing. Estimated value of $1M.
Frans Van Mieris / Public Domain / Via commons.wikimedia.org

Stolen from Art Gallery of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia on June 10, 2007 during a public viewing. Estimated value of $1M.

7. View of Auvers-sur-Oise by Paul Cézanne

Stolen from the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, England during a millennium celebration on December 31, 1999. Estimated value of £3M.
Paul Cézanne / Public Domain / Via commons.wikimedia.org

Stolen from the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, England during a millennium celebration on December 31, 1999. Estimated value of £3M.

8. The Artist's Daughter by Max Liebermann

Confiscated and resold by the Gestapo in 1943. Last seen in Germany.
Max Liebermann Collection / Public Domain / Via monumentsmenfoundation.org

Confiscated and resold by the Gestapo in 1943. Last seen in Germany.

9. Nativity with San Lorenzo and San Francesco by Caravaggio

Stolen from the Oratory of San Lorenzo in Palermo, Italy directly out of its frame. Estimated value of $20M.
Caravaggio / Public Domain / Via commons.wikimedia.org

Stolen from the Oratory of San Lorenzo in Palermo, Italy directly out of its frame. Estimated value of $20M.

10. Three Boys in Blue by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Missing since 1935 when the owner, Max Fischer, left the painting in his Berlin apartment.
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner / Property of Max Fischer Collection / Public Domain / Via monumentsmenfoundation.org

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

11. Madeleine Leaning on Her Elbow with Flowers in Her Hair by Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Stolen during an armed robbery in a Houston, Texas home. $50K reward.
Pierre Auguste Renoir / Public Domain / Via wikipaintings.org

Stolen during an armed robbery in a Houston, Texas home. $50K reward.

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

Confiscated in 1939 for Hitler's Führermuseum in Linz, Austria. Last seen in Lake Schliersee, Germany.
Raphael Sanzio / Property of The Czartoryski Museum in Krakow, Poland / Public Domain / Via monumentsmenfoundation.org

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

13. Woman with Slave by Oskar Kokoschka

Missing since Dr. Fritz Salo Glaser sold the painting to pay a Jewish property tax. Last seen in Prague, Czech Republic.
Oskar Kokoschka / Property of Dr. Fritz Salo Glaser / Public Domain / Via monumentsmenfoundation.org

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

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