Gardner Museum Theft

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Did the FBI Lose Evidence from the Gardner Museum Heist?

How did this happen? In a shocking revelation about the FBI’s investigation into the heist of priceless artwork from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, a […]

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Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Doubles Reward for Stolen Artwork

It’s been 27 years since a pair of thieves dressed as Boston police officers made off with 13 pieces of artwork worth more than $500 million from the […]

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Mobster Says He Heard Gardner Heist Paintings Are in Florida

Like so many Baby Boomers, the paintings lifted in the legendary Gardner Museum heist left Massachusetts for warmer climes in Florida. At least, that’s what […]

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The Gardner Museum Heist: Who’s Got the Art?

Sometimes, when Anthony Amore gets frustrated by his 11-year hunt for the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum’s stolen paintings, he and the FBI agents on the […]

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A Gardner Heist Suspect’s Prison Sentence Was Secretly Cut

It’s possible that a longtime Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum robbery suspect agreed to help investigators find the 13 works of art stolen from the museum […]

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Here’s Why the FBI’s Gardner Museum Investigation Focused on Robert Gentile

The 13 works of art taken from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum on March 18, 1990 have been missing for more than two decades now, […]

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FBI Agent: Gardner Museum Heist Is the ‘Antithesis of the Perfect Crime’

The 1990 heist at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum remains a source of fascination both in Boston and the world over—and likely will up until […]

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Mobster Linked to Gardner Museum Heist Arrested Again

Robert V. Gentile, the last surviving person of interest in the infamous 1990 Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum art heist, was arrested in Connecticut Friday on a […]

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Throwback Thursday: The Day After the Gardner Museum Heist

If March 18, 1990, was the day Boston woke up to find some of its most priceless art had gone missing, then March 19, 1990—25 […]

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Sophie Calle Exhibit Adds New Perspective to Gardner Museum Heist

In 1990, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum was the site of one of the most famous art heists of the 20th century. Twenty-three years later, the […]

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A Couple of Guys Smoked Cigars With Boston’s Retiring Top FBI Official

What does the leading FBI official who handled cases like the capture of Whitey Bulger, and developed leads in the Isabella Stewart Gardner Art Museum […]

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Gardner Heist Tips Roll In To FBI, Museum

Tips Roll In About Gardner Museum Heist. But the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and the FBI won’t elaborate on the number or nature of the […]

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The Gardner Museum Theft Campaign Borrows from the Whitey Playbook

In June 2012, U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz said federal officials were planning a renewed publicity campaign around the 1990 Gardner museum heist similar to the one […]

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FBI Identifies Thieves Behind Infamous Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Heist

After more than $500 million of artwork was stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston more than 23 years ago, FBI investigators said […]

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Infographic: A Minute-By-Minute Look At The Gardner Museum Heist

This infographic appeared in the March 2010 issue of Boston magazine, where we looked at the notorious Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum heist on March 18, […]