• Short Summary

    Twenty works by Germany's greatest Renaissance painter, woodcarver and engraver have been stolen in Canada's biggest aver art robbery.

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    Twenty works by Germany's greatest Renaissance painter, woodcarver and engraver have been stolen in Canada's biggest aver art robbery. The works by Albrecht Durer, who died in 1528, included original woodcuts, etchings and engravings. One art expert conservatively valued the works at 750,000 Canadian dollars. Police throughout the country were alerted on Monday (23 August) when the weekend theft was discovered. Chris Johnon describes how the pictures were stolen, and speaks to art professor Bill Mitchell.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2GHQ7WP7JMFJOH6MS0N85D3ZK
    Media URN:
    VLVA2GHQ7WP7JMFJOH6MS0N85D3ZK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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