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Stolen Cavalier: Picasso’s Mother and Child – Stolen, Recovered and Lost Again

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Written and illustrated by Travis Simpkins, this art theft entry on Stolen Cavalier looks at Pablo Picasso’s “Mother and Child by a Fountain” (1901). This Blue Period painting was amongst four works stolen from the Worcester Art Museum by armed thieves on May 17, 1972… and recovered a few weeks later.

External Link: Picasso’s Mother and Child – Stolen, Recovered and Lost Again