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Suspect arrested for the theft of a painting by Van Gogh and another by Frans Hals | Culture

‘Spring Garden, Nuenen Parish House in Spring’ (1884), Van Gogh’s painting stolen from the Singer museum in the Netherlands. In March 2020, a hooded man broke into the front door of the Singer museum in central Netherlands and came out shortly after with a painting by Van Gogh titled Spring garden, the parsonage of Nuenen […]

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Culture will analyze the security measures at the National Library after the theft of Galileo’s book

The Ministry of Culture has opened “an informative procedure to know the facts” for the disappearance of the National Library of the astronomical treaty A starry Messenger, by Galileo Galilei, published in 1610, has reported the department directed by José Manuel Rodríguez Uribes. As EL PAÍS uncovered last Sunday, BNE staff noticed in an ordinary […]

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Culture quotes the director of the National Library for the theft of a work by Galileo | Culture

Ana Santos, director of the National Library, in July 2019.Jaime Villanueva The Ministry of Culture, as EL PAÍS has learned, has summoned the director of the National Library of Spain (BNE), Ana Santos, to a meeting for the first hour of today, Monday, after the information published yesterday by this newspaper in the that it […]

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The National Library hid for four years the theft of an original work by Galileo | Culture

The National Library hid for four years the theft of the work of Galileo Galilei A starry Messenger (Venice, 1610), astronomical treatise in Latin that is considered one of the most important copies of its extensive catalog. The Historical Heritage Brigade of the National Police secretly investigates his disappearance since 2018. The document is valued […]

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