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Stolen Cavalier: A Guercino Masterpiece- Stolen on August 10, 2014

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Written and illustrated by Travis Simpkins, this post on Stolen Cavalier looks at the recent August 10, 2014 theft of Guercino’s “Madonna and Saint John the Evangelist with Saint Gregory the Wonderworker” from the Church of San Vincenzo in Modena, Italy. Painted in 1639, the masterpiece is valued at up to $8,000,000. The painting was not protected by an alarm and it was uninsured. It has not yet been recovered…

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