Famous Stolen Artworks



Many works by famous artists have been stolen over the years and never found. Here is a list of some of the best known. Above is Portrait of a Lady by Gustav Klimt. It was stolen from a gallery in Italy in 1997.


This Rembrandt's The Storm on the Sea of Galilee. It was part of a half-billion dollar art heist from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston in 1990.


This van Gogh's Poppy Flowers stolen in Cairo in 2010 and worth more than 50 million dollars.


There is a 5 million dollar reward for information leading to the recovery of this Vermeer called The Concert.


Finally, this is Landscape with an Obelisk by Govert Flinck which was stolen as part of the Boston robbery in 1990.

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