Stolen Matisse Painting Will Be Returned to Stockholm's Museum of Modern Art

Stolen Matisse Painting Will Be Returned to Stockholm's Museum of Modern Art

25 years ago, Matisse's Le Jardin painting was stolen from Stockholm’s Museum of Modern Art. The $1 million painting was supposedly given to British art dealer Charles Roberts by an 85-year-old man. The painting is currently in London until it returns to Sweden, where it will receive a welcomed albeit unexpected return to its former home.

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[via NYTimes]

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