The FBI has finally concluded the chase of a painting by one of the famous Russian avant-garde painters, Marc Chagall , stolen in 1988 from the New York City home of Ernest Heller and Rose Heller, which housed an impressive collection of 20 paintings and…
“In recent years "Sunset in the steppe" by Aivazovsky, "Portrait of Obolensky" by Tropinin, "Turkic girl" by Bryullov, "Girl in a red kerchief" by Kramskoy, and many other paintings by famous Russian artists have been stolen from the museums of Uzbekistan. Most of them are…
The painting by , as well as the album of drawings by the pupil and wife of Ivan Shishkin, Olga Lagoda-Shishkina, have been handed over to the museum by the Office of the Federal Security Service of Russia for St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region.
The theft was carried out during the exhibition hours, right in front of the Museum visitors.
The exhibition at Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow is dedicated to the iconic work of Russian landscape artist Arkhip Kuindzhi, arguably one of the most significant and intriguing artists of…
According to Mikhail Delyagin, the behavior of the staff at the Tretyakov Gallery following the incident is incredibly strange and warrants for suspicions regarding the authenticity of the recovered work.
Mikhail Delyagin is a Russian publicist, economist and the Director of the Problems issued by…
TV presenter and publicist Alexander Arkhangelsky has begun shooting a film about the now famous collection of Russian avant-garde in the museum-reserve "Rostov Kremlin".
The collection was acquired in 1922 when it was passed over to the Museum by the IZO Narkompros — a cultural…
The criminal case against Denis Chuprikov, who stole the painting “Ai-Petri. Crimea” by Arkhip Kuindzhi from the Tretyakov Gallery in January this year has been transferred to Zamoskvoretsky District Court of Moscow.
The accused plead guilty and wrote a frank confession. The man is currently…
The trial of the man accused of theft of the 20th century painting by Arhip Kuindzhi from the State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow began on the 22 July.
The accused, Denis Chuprikov, has pleaded partially guilty.
The prosecution stated that during the theft, the accused…