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Inside an Art Heist

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In the early-morning hours of March 18, 1990, 13 paintings were stolen from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Above, see a slide show with information the museum has provided about the stolen works.

Read more about the Gardner theft and Stealing Rembrandts, a book about art theft by Anthony Amore, M.P.A. ’00, now the Gardner's head of security.

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Photograph by Andre Avanessian

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John Wang’s installation “100+ Years at 73 Brattle,” winner of Radcliffe’s biennial art competition 

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