Stolen Items

  • Clipper Ship Portrait Stolen From Maine Residence

    The Sagadahoc County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a report of a stolen painting, believed to be the work of William Gay Yorke (American, 1817–1892) from a private residence in March. A suspect in the case is said to have possibly sol...

  • Thieves Steal Van, Trailer & Inventory Of Antiques Bound For NH Antiques Week

    While traveling north from his Florida home to take part in the upcoming New Hampshire Antiques Week, antiques dealer Michael Whittemore’s van and trailer loaded with inventory was stolen at 2 am on July 30 from the parking lot of the Country Inn ...

  • Trailer Returning From Brimfield Stolen: Load Of Antiques Missing

    A black, 20-foot cargo trailer that was filled with antiques that had been displayed by Capitol Salvage at the Brimfield Markets was reported stolen, along with the contents, on May 23. Capitol Salvage proprietor Michael Cardin reported that the trai...

  • Bronze Statues Stolen From Madison

    (AP) — Two bronze statues worth a combined $15,000 have disappeared from a sculpture display in Madison. Police told the New Haven Register they were notified of the theft last week by a tour guide. The works titled “Oliver” and “Small Nondescript&rdqu...

  • NY Man Charged In Thefts Of Antique Silver Ice Buckets

    A Brooklyn man faces charges that he stole four antique, silver-gilded ice buckets worth $200,000 from a home on Long Island’s Gold Coast.

  • Missing Metcalf Painting

    Woodstock, N.Y.:A Willard L. Metcalf oil on canvas painting was reported as having gone missing December 1 from Woodstock, N.Y., by its owner. The painting measures 18 by 24 inches in its original lemon gold frame. ...

  • Antiques Stolen From Osgood Pond Camp

    Paul Smiths, N.Y.: New York State Police, Troop B, Ray Brook, are investigating a series of burglaries that occurred at a camp on Osgood Pond between October 22 and 27. Reported stolen were several items, includin...

  • Two Paintings Stolen From Newport Gallery

    Newport, R.I.: Two paintings related to William Trost Richards were taken from a Newport art gallery during business hours on September 27. Stolen was Anna Richards Brewster's (1870–1952) painting titled "The Wi...

  • Monkey Door Stop Stolen From Brimfield Market

    Brimfield, Mass. :An antiques dealer showing at J&J Promotions during the September edition of the Brimfield antiques markets reported the the...

  • New Top Ten Art Crime: Reward For Stolen Renoir

    Washington D.C.: An oil painting by French Impressionist Pierre Auguste Renoir stolen from a Houston home last year — and estimated to be worth $1 million — is the newest addition to the FBI's Top Ten Art Crime...