5 Unsolved Art Crimes Around the World

In the aftermath of a Vincent van Gogh painting being stolen from a Dutch museum, we look back on some of the greatest unsolved art crimes of the world.

In the early hours of Vincent van Gogh's birthday, March 30, one of his prized paintings was stolen from the Dutch museum Singer Laren (Happy 167th, van Gogh). The theft appeared to be a smash-and-grab from the museum's front entrance, with the thieves breaking the glass at 3:15 AM and taking only van Gogh's 1884 work, "The Parsonage Garden at Nuenen in Spring 1884," which was on loan to Singer Laren from the Groninber's Museum permanent collection.

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