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Articles for December 2016
255 articles found.
ATG (2016). Dealers' association asks industry to contact MPs over new cultural property law. Antiques Trade Gazette. 1 December.
John Beck (2016). How ISIL destroyed Nimrud. Al Jazeera. 1 December.
Robert Fisk (2016). Does Aleppo prove that we westerners should keep the world's antiquities?. The Independent. 1 December.
Naser Al Wasmi (2016). Protecting culture vital for identity and peace,' says head of Unesco. The National. 1 December.
Ambassador Ronald S. Lauder (2016). Victims of Nazi Art theft need Congress to HEAR. The Hill. 1 December.
Will Gompertz (2016). Geneva Free Port: The greatest art collection no-one can see. BBC News. 1 December.
AFP (2016). Five Nobel winners urge action to protect heritage sites. The Economic Times. 2 December.
ANSA (2016). Art cops recover Roman statue. ANSA. 2 December.
WOWT (2016). Stolen prints recovered during arrest of suspects. WOWT. 2 December.
Matt Dixon (2016). $750K sculpture sickened FBI workers in Miami. Politico. 2 December.
Kristin Romey (2016). U.S., Egypt Sign Agreement to Thwart Trade in Illegal Antiquities. National Geographic. 2 December.
Lauren Young (2016). Bibliomania, the Dark Desire For Books That Infected Europe in the 1800s. Atlas Obscura. 2 December.
Megan Gannon (2016). Stolen Mummy Hand Makes Its Way Home. Live Science. 2 December.
Catherine Hickley (2016). Berlin returns Nazi-looted sculpture to Jewish publisher's family. The Art Newspaper. 2 December.
BBC News (2016). UAE hosts global push to save antiquities from conflict. BBC News. 2 December.
Amanda Brandels (2016). Austin artist out thousands of dollars after thieves steal paintings. KXAN. 2 December.
Karla Pequenino (2016). Stolen Dachau concentration camp gate may have been found in Norway. CNN. 2 December.
Associated Press (2016). Swiss seize 9 relics allegedly stolen from Libya, Palmyra. The Daily Mail. 2 December.
Michaela Boland (2016). Arrests confirm more thefts in NGA collection. The Australian. 2 December.
RT (2016). Operation Mummy's Curse returns ancient artifacts including child's sarcophagus to Egypt. RT. 3 December.
AFP (2016). Nations set to approve heritage protection fund. The Daily Mail. 3 December.
DB Buda (2016). Chandannath Temple Guthi committee, priest suspended. My Republica. 3 December.
The Herald (2016). Judge orders 'owner' to provide more details before ancient golden crown can be examined. The Herald. 3 December.
Aboriginal art depicting Wandjina figure that sparked aliens theory to be reclaimed by traditional owners( )
Erin Parke (2016). Aboriginal art depicting Wandjina figure that sparked aliens theory to be reclaimed by traditional owners. ABC Australia. 4 December.
Felicity Strong (2016). Imitation game: how copies can solve our cultural heritage crises. The Conversation. 4 December.
The Maltese priest and the kidnapped Caravaggio: The amazing true story of the scrappy octogenarian who busted an audacious art heist( )
Noah Charney (2016). The Maltese priest and the kidnapped Caravaggio: The amazing true story of the scrappy octogenarian who busted an audacious art heist. Salon. 4 December.
Helen Stoilas (2016). Fire at California artists' collective claims 33 lives. The Art Newspaper. 4 December.
Michael Wilson (2016). The One That Waddled Away: Retracing a Weighty Gold Theft. The New York Times. 4 December.
Associated Press (2016). France pays £24m into new fund to protect cultural heritage sites. The Guardian. 4 December.
Associated Press (2016). Jewish family battles Spain museum over art looted by Nazis. The Daily Mail. 4 December.
Press Trust of India (2016). Four precious idols stolen from temple. Business Standard. 4 December.
APP (2016). Preservation of archaeological sites promotes tourism. The Nation. 5 December.
Press Trust of India (2016). Ustad Bismillah Khan's shehnais stolen. The Indian Express. 5 December.
ANSA (2016). Museum heist gang sentenced to 30+ years. ANSA. 5 December.
Annette Cary (2016). Kennewick Man skeleton closer to tribal return. The Art Newspaper. 5 December.
Louis Klee (2016). 'Weaponise your privilege': blocked Aboriginal Australian speaker addresses students by Skype. Varsity. 5 December.
Jim Moodie (2016). Kivi group leads search for stolen paintings. The Sudbury Star. 5 December.
Caroline Tilley (2016). Stolen coffins found after police search. Gazette News. 5 December.
Peter Hellyer (2016). The UAE can become a safe haven for antiquities. The National. 5 December.
News 18 (2016). CID Gets Vital Leads in Rabindranath Tagore Nobel Theft Case. News 18. 5 December.
Nan Spowart (2016). Profile: Art no-one can see - the story of the Geneva free port. The National. 5 December.
BBC News (2016). Man guilty of stealing Chester Cathedral's Greek Lazarus painting. BBC News. 5 December.
Robin Pogrebin (2016). Sotheby's Hires Fraud Expert to Start New Research Department. The New York Times. 5 December.
Police arrested suspects in the robbery of the church and rectory of Cea
Faro de Vigo (2016). La Policía detiene a los presuntos autores del robo en la iglesia y la rectoral de Cea. Faro de Vigo. 5 December.
My Republica (2016). 'Stolen' Dattatreya idol found in wardrobe inside the temple. My Republica. 5 December.
TNN (2016). Idol thieves' gang busted, two arrested in Bhagalpur. The Times of India. 6 December.
Hole opened in the door of the chapel of San Anton in Cedeira to rob the chapel
Ana F. Cuba (2016). Abren un boquete en la puerta de la capilla de San Antón, en Cedeira, para robar el cepillo. La Voz de Galicia. 6 December.
Danielle Clent (2016). Virgin Mary stolen from Helensville church. Stuff.co.nz. 6 December.
Jason Daley (2016). Gate Stolen From Dachau Concentration Camp Recovered in Norway. Smithsonian. 6 December.
Yucatan recovers valuable steala from ancient Maya city
Terra (2016). Yucatán recupera valiosa estela de antigua ciudad maya. Terra. 6 December.
Dan Kraker (2016). Sacred Sites And Treaty Rights – The Dakota Access Backstory. Inside Energy. 6 December.
Sarah Cascone (2016). Case Over $30 Million Camille Pissarro Painting Comes to a Head in Appeals Court. ArtNet News. 6 December.
Adam Sherwin (2016). Sotheby's in 'fake' Fabergé row with billionaire Russian art collector. i News. 6 December.
ITV News (2016). Roman artefacts spotted at auction after they were stolen 12 years ago. ITV News. 6 December.
Edvard Pettersson (2016). Jho Low Family Digs in to Stop 1MDB Asset Seizure by U.S.. Bloomberg. 6 December.
Amid regional instability and rising demand, a historic agreement could protect priceless cultural artifacts( )
Sandy Pterykowski (2016). Amid regional instability and rising demand, a historic agreement could protect priceless cultural artifacts. PBS. 6 December.
The Northland Age (2016). Outrage at unprovoked vandalism of ancient tree. The Northland Age. 6 December.
Office of Rep. Steve Pearce (2016). Pearce Leads Effort To Protect Tribal Artifacts. KRWG. 6 December.
ICE (2016). ICE returns 23 pre-Columbian artifacts to Dominican Republic. ICE. 7 December.
JTA (2016). Heirs of Jewish art dealer sue German state for return of Nazi-looted artwork. The Times of Israel. 7 December.
Sang-Un Kim (2016). Stolen Buddhist painting to be returned to Korea. The Dong-A Ilbo. 7 December.
Mahender Singh Manral (2016). Shashi Tharoor's Delhi home burgled, copper Gandhi glasses gifted by PM Modi stolen. The Indian Express. 7 December.
D. A. Rashid (2016). Theft of manuscript of Holy Quran. Greater Kashmir. 7 December.
Jamie Schram (2016). Roman statue stolen from Mussolini is returning to Italy. New York Post. 7 December.
Mayuri Phadnis (2016). Group will document state's antiques to protect heritage. Pune Mirror. 7 December.
Camille Bautista (2016). Artist's Giant Inflatable Igloo Stolen in Brooklyn, Artist Says. DNA Info. 7 December.
Nicholas O'Donnell (2016). Heirs of Nazi-Persecuted Art Dealer Alfred Flechtheim Sue Bavarian Museums. JD Supra. 7 December.
Ian MacAlpine (2016). Statue had been sold as scrap metal. Thewhig.com. 7 December.
Ahram Online (2016). Fruitful week for repatriation of Egyptian antiquities: Report. Ahram Online. 7 December.
Artfix Daily (2016). House of Representatives Passes Bill to Recover Art Stolen During the Holocaust. Artfix Daily. 7 December.
INAH recovers monument that was in a hotel
Union Yucatán (2016). INAH recupera monumento que estaba en un hotel. Union Yucatán. 7 December.
Press Trust of India (2016). US Will Return 9 Indian Antiquities Shortly: Government. NDTV. 7 December.
JTA (2016). US House passes bill to ease return of Nazi-looted art. The Times of Israel. 8 December.
Arun Devl (2016). Lax security makes protected temples easy targets for thieves. The Times of India. 8 December.
Anny Shaw (2016). Kader Attia accuses Universal Music of plagiarism over French rap video. The Art Newspaper. 8 December.
Retired FBI Agent Solves Arts Crimes Including a Missing Nazi Diary, Confederate Relics and Even Batmobiles( )
Erin Arvelund (2016). Retired FBI Agent Solves Arts Crimes Including a Missing Nazi Diary, Confederate Relics and Even Batmobiles. Philly.com. 8 December.
Vanessa Conneely (2016). Painting stolen by Nazis set to break record at auction. TRTWorld. 8 December.
Della Hasselle (2016). 'Blue Dog' art thief walks free after experts say drug overdose caused behavior. The Advocate. 8 December.
Max Paradiso (2016). The mystery of the stolen Klimt. BBC News. 8 December.
Kim Yu-young (2016). 18th-century Buddhist painting returned to home soil. Korea Herald. 8 December.
Priyanka Dasguptal (2016). 50 paintings of Dhirendranath Brahma stolen. The Times of India. 8 December.
Rami al-Khattib (2016). Artifact trafficking and the battle to stop it: 'It's open season'. Syria Direct. 8 December.
Adrija Roychowdhury (2016). Six major challenges facing Indian museums, says museologist Vinod Daniel. The Indian Express. 8 December.
How the antiquities black market thrives on Syria: 'We have the collapse of state institutions and the society holding them all together'( )
Syria Direct (2016). How the antiquities black market thrives on Syria: 'We have the collapse of state institutions and the society holding them all together'. Syria Direct. 8 December.
Associated Press (2016). Ali Center theft suspect arrested; Ali artwork still missing. The Daily Mail. 8 December.
ICE (2016). ICE and CBP return cultural artifacts to Italy. ICE. 9 December.
Catrin Owen (2016). British war veteran appeals for stolen service medals to be returned. Stuff.co.nz. 9 December.
Archaeological ruins destroyed in Chiapas
Omar Ruiz (2016). Destrozan en Chiapas ruinas arqueológicas. El Sol de Mexico. 9 December.
David D'Arcy (2016). Senate to vote on Holocaust restitution bill in a race against the clock. The Art Newspaper. 9 December.
Dwaipayan Ghoshl (2016). Painting heist an inside job: Cops. The Times of India. 9 December.
Rich Scinto (2016). Man Stole Art from Greenwich Facility: Feds. Patch. 9 December.
Thieves asked to return religious painting
Fátima Membreño (2016). Piden a ladrones que devuelvan cuadro religioso. La Prensa Grafica. 9 December.
Henri Neuendorf (2016). Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Returns $500,000 Looted Signac Painting. ArtNet News. 9 December.
The Hindu (2016). Criminal network involved in idol smuggling unearthed. The Hindu. 9 December.
Graham Bowley (2016). German Panel Rules That a Rare Violin Was Looted by Nazis. The New York Times. 9 December.
Dutch News (2016). Website launched to help track down artworks stolen in World War II. Dutch News. 9 December.
Rosa Marchitelli (2016). 'My stomach dropped': Artist discovers her 'stolen' work on shirts being sold at Winners. CBC. 9 December.
Queens Man Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Sale Of Artwork Stolen From Prominent New York Collection( )
Dept of Justice (2016). Queens Man Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Sale Of Artwork Stolen From Prominent New York Collection. United States Department of Justice. 9 December.
University of Surrey (2016). Jordan lead codices not modern forgeries. Heritage Daily. 9 December.
TNN (2016). Stolen shehnais not registered with cultural dept. The Times of India. 10 December.
IANS (2016). Kohinoor wasn't gifted but looted by British, say authors. The Economic Times. 11 December.
Lucy Kafanov (2016). Iraqis Mourn Destruction of Ancient City of Nimrud: ISIS 'Tried to Destroy the Identity of Iraq'. NBC. 11 December.
George Mikhail (2016). How Egypt intends to stop sale of its relics around the world. Al Monitor. 11 December.
BBC News (2016). Palmyra: IS retakes ancient Syrian city. BBC News. 11 December.
Katie A. Paul (2016). Repatriating the Past: Filling the Holes in Egypt's History Left by Looting. Heritage Daily. 12 December.
Ryan Torok (2016). Pasadena trial focuses on Nazi-looted masterpiece. Jewish Journal. 12 December.
Laura Gilbert (2016). Lawsuit over Cady Noland's Log Cabin dismissed. The Art Newspaper. 12 December.
Catherine Hickley (2016). Two Dutch Old Masters returned to estate of Jewish dealer Max Stern. The Art Newspaper. 12 December.
Erin Blakemore (2016). Reclaiming Nazi-Looted Art Is About to Get Easier. Smithsonian. 12 December.
TNN (2016). Not allowed to pray, man steals Shivalinga. The Times of India. 13 December.
Ei Ei Thu (2016). Filipino photographer's pagoda shoot prompts Facebook fury. Mayanmar Times. 13 December.
Sophia June (2016). The Local Man Who Native Americans Call "The Ancient One," Will Finally Get a Proper Burial. Willamette Week. 13 December.
Chris Seto (2016). Guelph police looking for man who stole art from downtown cafe. Guelph Mercury Tribune. 13 December.
Brian Boucher (2016). Heritage Auction House Sues Christie's and Collectrium Over Data Theft. ArtNet News. 13 December.
David Propper (2016). Piece of Art Stolen from Mahopac Public Library Gallery. The Examiner News. 13 December.
BBC News (2016). Pip McGarry paintings worth £160k stolen from Marwell Zoo. BBC News. 13 December.
CT Bureau (2016). Police crack temple theft case, two held. City Today. 13 December.
JNi.Media (2016). New Exhibition Shows Poland Using Jewish Gravestones to Build Walls, Sidewalks, Playgrounds. The Jewish Press. 13 December.
Jordan Grzelewski (2016). Pa. man allegedly stole Nazi memorabilia from Canfield veterans museum. Vindy.com. 13 December.
Jillian Steinhauer (2016). As Artist's Murder Trial Drags On, Display of His Work Sparks Uproar. Hyperallergic. 13 December.
Sophia Kishkovsky Helen Stoilas (2016). Bill protecting works of art lent by foreign institutions passes US Senate. The Art Newspaper. 13 December.
Theft in Ramjanki temple in Supaul, three valuable sculptures stolen
Live Hindustan (2016). सुपौल: मंदिर से अष्टधातु की बहुमूल्य मूर्तियां चुरा ले गए चोर. Live Hindustan. 13 December.
Montreal Gazette (2016). Nazi-looted paintings belonging to Montrealer Max Stern recovered. Montreal Gazette. 13 December.
FT (2016). Mali declares archaeological emergency. Financial Times. 14 December.
Anny Shaw (2016). Young artists involved in creating Stik mural in Gdansk call for its return. The Art Newspaper. 14 December.
Ilan Ben Zion (2016). Three looters busted plundering ancient tomb in Galilee. The Times of Israel. 14 December.
David Scott (2016). Man arrested for stealing Ali Center painting reportedly said he thought it was a gift shop poster. WDRB. 14 December.
Phil Butler (2016). Crimea's Scythian Treasures Become Political Football. Argophilia. 14 December.
Lindsay Holmes (2016). University of Evansville Painting Stolen. Tristatehomepage.com. 14 December.
UNESCO (2016). UNESCO Director General sends rapid assessment mission to the Nimrud archaeological site in Iraq. UNESCO. 14 December.
Sarah Cascone (2016). Nude Performance Artist Deborah de Robertis Defends Herself in French Court. ArtNet News. 14 December.
Minister Looking to Add "A Bit of Colour" to His Office Accidentally Finds Missing $150,000 Aboriginal Artwork( )
Isabelle Hellyer (2016). Minister Looking to Add "A Bit of Colour" to His Office Accidentally Finds Missing $150,000 Aboriginal Artwork. Vice. 14 December.
Lori Hinnant (2016). UN seeks protection for ancient Nimrud site wrecked by IS. The Republic. 14 December.
Lynn Trimble (2016). Art by Robert Gentile, Stephen Bunyard Stolen at Phoenix Festival of the Arts. Phoenix New Times. 14 December.
BBC News (2016). Crimean gold must go back to Ukraine, says Dutch court. BBC News. 14 December.
Eileen Kinsella (2016). You Can Own the San Francisco Home of Imprisoned Art Swindler Luke Brugnara for $19.7 Million. ArtNet News. 14 December.
Jason Hernandez (2016). Degas or Dud? What You Can Do if the Artwork You Bought Is a Fake. Daily Business Review. 14 December.
Have Bremoaners stolen Bojo's Polish portrait? Painting of the Foreign Secretary goes missing from London club( )
Sebastian Shakespeare (2016). Have Bremoaners stolen Bojo's Polish portrait? Painting of the Foreign Secretary goes missing from London club. The Daily Mail. 14 December.
12 archaeological pieces seized in Italy are returned to the Mexican government
Periodico el Despertar (2016). Restituyen al gobierno mexicano 12 piezas arqueológicas incautadas en Italia. Periodico el Despertar. 14 December.
A Spanish museum may have the legal right to keep art stolen by the Nazis. That doesn't mean it should( )
Los Angeles Times (2016). A Spanish museum may have the legal right to keep art stolen by the Nazis. That doesn't mean it should. Los Angeles Times. 14 December.
Ken Daley (2016). Tenant accused of $1.4 million artwork theft from widow of painter Pat Trivigno. Nola. 15 December.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Egypt antiquities ministry receives two stolen Islamic-era lamps from UAE. Ahram Online. 15 December.
Court: Gurlitt's will is valid
Monopol (2016). Gericht: Gurlitts Testament ist gültig. Monopol. 15 December.
Yeganeh Torbati (2016). U.S. sues to recover ancient Syrian artifacts looted by Islamic State. Reuters. 15 December.
Della Hasselle (2016). 'Close friend' accused of stealing $1.4 million worth of artist Pat Trivigno's paintings. The New Orleans Advocate. 15 December.
Doug MacCash (2016). New Orleans art thefts: Works by Banksy, George Rodrigue have been among targets. Nola. 15 December.
Jimmy Woulfe David Raleigh (2016). Gardaí seize rare cup made from rhino horn in raid. Irish Examiner. 15 December.
The Japan Times (2016). Bavaria to get back tapestry taken by GI from Hitler's Eagle's Nest. The Japan Times. 15 December.
Sara Angel (2016). Montreal project helps solve issue around recovering Nazi-stolen art. The Globe and Mail. 16 December.
Rob Bates (2016). Have You Seen These Stolen Hearst Family Heirlooms?. JCK. 16 December.
Owen Jarus (2016). Hundreds of Historic Texts Hidden in ISIS-Occupied Monastery. Live Science. 16 December.
Oscar Lopez (2016). The Tech behind Bitcoin Could Help Artists and Protect Collectors. So Why Won't They Use It?. Artsy. 16 December.
Employee of the natural history museum of Orléans, he resold stones and fossils on eBay
Philippe Renaud (2016). Employé du muséum d'histoire naturelle d'Orléans, il revendait des pierres et fossiles sur eBay. La République. 16 December.
Dave Collins (2016). Man linked to $500M art heist getting mental evaluation. Myrtle Beach Online. 16 December.
Sarah Emerson (2016). Hawaii's 'Cursed' Lava Rocks Are Driving National Park Staff Insane. Motherboard. 16 December.
Hili Perlson (2016). Luxembourg Freeport Director David Arendt Quits. ArtNet News. 16 December.
Rich Tenorio (2016). Did Russia meddle in recent US art theft legislation?. The Times of Israel. 16 December.
Laura Chesters (2016). Suspected fraudster denies swindling elderly out of £650,000 worth of antiques. Antiques Trade Gazette. 16 December.
France 24 (2016). Verdict upheld for elderly French couple who hid Picasso works in garage. France 24. 16 December.
AFP (2016). Napoleon's pillaged works of art on show in Rome. Shanghai Daily. 17 December.
Jamie Stengle (2016). Tapestry returning to Germany. The Durango Herald. 17 December.
Deborah Solon (2016). Returning stolen art to its rightful owner is also about restoring dignity. Los Angeles Times. 17 December.
TNN (2016). Jain idol found broken in Rajgir temple. The Times of India. 18 December.
The Times of India (2016). Two criminals held for damaging Jain Tirthankar's idol. The Times of India. 18 December.
The looting of the Guanche mummies
EFE (2016). El 'saqueo' de las momias guanches. RTVC. 19 December.
John Bailey (2016). Do Not Touch: What happens when museum visitors ignore the signs. The Age. 19 December.
Sacred art stole from church in the Jesús neighbourhood of Acejete
Carmen Flores (2016). Roban arte sacro en iglesia del Barrio de "Jesús" de Acajete. El Sol de Puebla. 19 December.
Stolen Conor McGregor painting may have been spotted on a bus, after a man 'showed it to the whole upper deck'( )
Cian Murray (2016). Stolen Conor McGregor painting may have been spotted on a bus, after a man 'showed it to the whole upper deck'. Irish Independent. 19 December.
Paul Peirce (2016). 6 antique long rifles stolen from Bedford County museum. TribLive. 19 December.
Allan Adamson (2016). Illinois Woman Legal Owner Of Apollo 11 Moon Rock Bag, Not NASA:. Tech Times. 19 December.
The Korea Herald (2016). Chun Kyung-ja's long-disputed artwork declared genuine. Korea Herald. 19 December.
Milan Schreuer (2016). A Master Work, the Ghent Altarpiece, Reawakens Stroke by Stroke. The New York Times. 19 December.
Hong Kong lions Stephen and Stitt, Japanese looters and the legal battle to protect cultural property( )
Steven Gallagher (2016). Hong Kong lions Stephen and Stitt, Japanese looters and the legal battle to protect cultural property. South China Morning Post. 19 December.
eKathimerini (2016). Four suspected antiquities thieves nabbed near Mesolongi. eKathimerini. 19 December.
Associated Press (2016). Ancient skeleton to return to Native Americans for reburial. Business Insider. 19 December.
Anna King (2016). Northwest Tribes Know Exactly How They Want To Return The Ancient One To Earth. NW News Network. 20 December.
Graham Bowley (2016). Case Against Robert Motherwell's Foundation Is Dismissed. The New York Times. 20 December.
Hannah Martin (2016). Waiouru medal thief recalled to prison after starting online escort service. Stuff.co.nz. 20 December.
J. D. Morris (2016). Guilty plea for Modesto man involved in French Laundry wine theft. The Press Democrat. 20 December.
Cian Murray (2016). Artist floored by the theft of victorious McGregor print. The Herald. 20 December.
Shaun Walker (2016). Russian ambassador to Turkey shot dead in Ankara art gallery. The Guardian. 20 December.
Nevine El-Aref (2016). Stolen relief of Queen Hatshepsut recovered from London. Ahram Online. 20 December.
Getting art back that was stolen by the Nazis has a share of success stories, but sometimes it's too late for the rightful owner to appreciate( )
Robert Fulford (2016). Getting art back that was stolen by the Nazis has a share of success stories, but sometimes it's too late for the rightful owner to appreciate. National Post. 20 December.
Adele Couchman (2016). Leeds Castle bolsters defences with 'crime-fighting liquid. Kent News. 20 December.
After Van Gogh Museum Declares Book of Artist's Sketches to be Fake, Publisher Threatens Legal Action( )
Art Forum (2016). After Van Gogh Museum Declares Book of Artist's Sketches to be Fake, Publisher Threatens Legal Action. Art Forum. 20 December.
Aaron Gilchrist (2016). ICE On Trail of Stolen Relics. NBC. 20 December.
Ryan Burns (2016). This Wiyot Tool Dug Up 86 Years Ago by a Notorious Grave Robber is Being Sold in an Online Auction. Lost Coast Outpost. 21 December.
Lisa Bannon (2016). New York Art Dealer Charged With Trafficking Illegal Antiquities. The Wall Street Journal. 21 December.
Vibeke Venema (2016). The medal detective. BBC News. 21 December.
Dalya Alberge (2016). London church to be reunited with stolen 16th-century carving. The Guardian. 21 December.
Philippe Bohstrom (2016). New Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments Found in Judean Desert. Haaretz. 21 December.
Tom Mashberg (2016). Prominent Antiquities Dealer Accused of Selling Stolen Artifacts. The New York Times. 21 December.
Hannah McGivern (2016). Stolen Old Master paintings head back to Verona. The Art Newspaper. 21 December.
Daily Trust (2016). Customs officials can't tell antiquities from crafts they seize. Daily Trust. 21 December.
Associated Press (2016). Stolen masterpiece paintings returned to Italy from Ukraine. The Guardian. 21 December.
STV (2016). Man in Santa suit stages protest on Duke of Wellington statue. STV. 22 December.
Michaela Boland (2016). Art dealer Nancy Wiener who sold stolen Buddha to NGA arrested. The Australian. 22 December.
Manuela Pulido (2016). Illicit antiquities trade being fought. Latin American Post. 22 December.
Alex Winter (2016). Five arrested after war medals were 'stolen' from home in Blandford. Bournemouth Echo. 22 December.
Brian Boucher (2016). Lane Bryant Issues Public Apology After Using Shantell Martin's Designs Without Authorization. ArtNet News. 22 December.
Laura Chesters (2016). Appeal for Ceri Richards painting stolen from north London gallery. Antiques Trade Gazette. 22 December.
Alasdair Sandford (2016). Italy plans new art crime law after Ukraine recovers stolen masterpieces. Euronews. 22 December.
Caroline Balchunas (2016). Police look for couple after $22,000 pitcher stolen. ABC United States. 22 December.
Ben Paviour (2016). Angkorian Artifact Dealer Arrested in New York. The Cambodia Daily. 23 December.
James Pickford (2016). How art detectives hunt down fakes. Financial Times. 23 December.
Gulf News (2016). Iraq seizes manuscript worth millions stolen in Kuwait. Kuwait News Agency. 23 December.
Alyssa Buffenstein (2016). Director of Belgian Royal Museums Files Criminal Complaint Against Secretary of State. ArtNet News. 23 December.
Radio New Zealand (2016). Antique dealer left 'devastated' after $20,000 art theft. Radio New Zealand. 23 December.
T.K. Rohit (2016). Web of smugglers linked to New York art gallery. The Hindu. 24 December.
Peter Johnstone (2016). Thieves steal hood from historic Shackleton exhibition. The Packet. 24 December.
TNN (2016). Indore: Theft at a temple at Subhash Chowk. The Times of India. 26 December.
TNN (2016). Pratyangira idol and two other artefacts back in India. The Times of India. 26 December.
Deepak Kharel (2016). Ancient idols of gods under serious threat in Nepal. My Republica. 26 December.
Egypt Independent (2016). Egypt retrieves 340 smuggled artifacts from Jordan. Egypt Independent. 26 December.
The Art Newspaper (2016). Jean Paul Barbier-Mueller, 'gentleman collector' of ethnographic art, has died aged 86. The Art Newspaper. 26 December.
Amah-Rose Abrams (2016). The Year of the Fake: The 8 Biggest Forgery Controversies of 2016. ArtNet News. 27 December.
David Rising (2016). Modern fight over ancient library. The Journal Gazette. 27 December.
Kwon Mee-yoo (2016). Art world embroiled in series of forgery scandals. Korea Times. 27 December.
Kamal Pariyar (2016). Police find new lead on stolen idols from Jumla. My Republica. 27 December.
Alvaro Tassano (2016). Colombia returns ancient relics. Living in Peru. 27 December.
Pon Vasanth Arunchalam (2016). Subhash Kapoor remanded in Pazhavoor idol theft case. The Hindu. 27 December.
Brotherhood of Guillena restores the stolen crown and the Baby Jesus for midnight mass
F. Cabanillas (2016). Una Hermandad de Guillena restituye la corona y el Niño Jesús robado para la Misa del Gallo. Arahal Información. 27 December.
AFP (2016). French art experts blast Seoul over 'fake' painting. Bangkok Post. 28 December.
Who is the most faked painter in Portugal?
Bruno Horta (2016). Quem é o pintor mais falsificado em Portugal?. Observador. 28 December.
Miranda Larbi (2016). Another artist is claiming that a big fashion brand has ripped off her designs. Metro. 28 December.
Sculpture of the Baby Jesus stolen from church in zone one
Grecia Ortíz (2016). Roban imagen de Niño Jesús en Iglesia de la zona uno. La Hora. 28 December.
RAPSI (2016). Three suspects in theft of Levitan paintings from museum arrested. RAPSI. 28 December.
Elias Abboud (2016). Can street art be preserved? Undoing of a Montreal mural raises questions. CBC. 28 December.
Brian Maffly (2016). Obama declares Bears Ears National Monument in southern Utah. The Salt Lake Tribune. 28 December.
Sarah Cascone (2016). Statue Widely Ridiculed After Restoration Returned to Artist. ArtNet News. 28 December.
Nazia Parveen (2016). Kirklees council considers selling Francis Bacon painting. The Guardian. 28 December.
Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia( )
Hili Perlson (2016). Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia Roman Antiquity Missing Since World War II Found in Russia. ArtNet News. 28 December.
Two 500 kilo bronze bells stolen from the church of Porto do Son
Antena 3 (2016). Roban dos campanas de bronce de 500 kilos en una iglesia de Porto do Son, A Coruña. Antena 3. 28 December.
Eileen Kinsella (2016). Art Dealer Ordered to Pay $500 a Day to Artist. ArtNet News. 28 December.
Rebecca Rosenberg (2016). Miami Heat doctor sues store over fake Russian collectibles. New York Post. 28 December.
Annette Chrysostomou (2016). Cyprus petition launched for return on Elgin Marbles to Greece. Cyprus Mail. 28 December.
Emily Banks (2016). Thieves steal £20,000 painting in smash and grab raid at Belsize art gallery. Ham & High. 29 December.
Martin Bailey (2016). Owner of Zoffany painting destroyed in fire could receive £4m from UK government. The Art Newspaper. 29 December.
Braley Dodson (2016). Provo City School District's most expensive piece of art is missing. Daily Herald. 29 December.
Katie O'Toole (2016). Old Bedford Village gains national attention after historic rifles were stolen. WJAC. 29 December.
Fiona Gartland (2016). Early Christian book shrine caused much soul searching. The Irish Times. 29 December.
Henri Neuendorf (2016). David Chipperfield's Nazi-Era Renovation Plan of Munich's Haus der Kunst Sparks Outrage. ArtNet News. 29 December.
Africa Times (2016). New 'Red List' for West Africa helps to protect art, cultural antiquities. Africa Times. 29 December.
Record & Landmark (2016). Man charged in replica, artifact thefts from Fort Dobbs. Record & Landmark. 29 December.
Torsten Ove (2016). Suit alleging Notre Dame has pilfered art collection is transferred to Indiana. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 30 December.
Edward Wong (2016). China Bans Its Ivory Trade, Moving Against Elephant Poaching. The New York Times. 30 December.
M. A. Parray (2016). Aurangzeb-era Quran stolen from Kashmir in 2003 may be with New Delhi museum, hints CBI. Kashmir Reader. 30 December.
Sarah Cascone (2016). The 10 Biggest International Art Scandals of 2016. ArtNet News. 30 December.
TNN (2016). Cash, silver stolen from Ludhiana temple. The Times of India. 31 December.
PGR investigating the theft of the Baby Jesus from the church of Tlaxcala
Antonio Morán (2016). PGR investiga robo de Niño Dios en iglesia de Tlaxcala. Televisa. 31 December.
Nibih Bulous (2016). After Islamic State institutionalized looting in Syria, the market for fake antiquities is booming. Los Angeles Times. 31 December.
Lori Hinnant (2016). Turning Iraq history to rubble, leaving mess to looters. The Detroit News. 31 December.
Amanda Holpuch (2016). Obama leaves 'phenomenal legacy' of protecting historic and natural land. The Guardian. 31 December.
Brandon Lawrence (2016). 2 women charged following Drew County Museum audit. My Arklamiss. 31 December.
Hanuman Idol Stolen
Live Hindustan (2016). राधा कृष्ण मंदिर हनुमान की मूर्ति चुरायी. Live Hindustan. 31 December.