Boston Museum Releases Book About Infamous Art Heist - NECN
Massachusetts

Massachusetts

The latest news from around the state

Boston Museum Releases Book About Infamous Art Heist

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    $10M Reward Extended in Infamous Museum Heist

    A hot tip could still earn you a cool $10 million from a Boston museum desperate to recover a trove of missing masterpieces.

    (Published Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018)

    The Boston museum robbed of $500 million worth of artwork in 1990 has published a new illustrated book about the theft that includes essays written by key staff members. 

    "Stolen" is available in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum's gift shop starting Monday.

    The book was created in response to visitor requests for more information about the art, which includes works by Vermeer, Rembrandt and Manet.

    Museum officials say the aim is to keep the missing artwork in the public consciousness. The book includes images and the background of each of the works as well as an overview with before and afterward photos of the galleries from which they were removed.

    George W. Bush, Jeb Bush Share Anecdotes About Barbara Bush

    [NATL] George W. Bush, Jeb Bush Share Anecdotes About Barbara Bush

    Former President George W. Bush and his brother, Jeb Bush, share some humorous anecdotes about their mother Barbara Bush who passed away Tuesday April 17.

    (Published Wednesday, April 18, 2018)

    The pieces were stolen March 18, 1990, by two men disguised as Boston police officers. No one has ever been charged.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android