Russian painting stolen from Moscow gallery during exhibition

FILE PHOTO: People gather outside the State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow, Russia November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov/File Photo

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A 20th century landscape painting by a Russian artist was stolen from a Moscow art gallery in a brazen act of theft during an exhibition, police said on Sunday. A museum employee called in to say video surveillance footage showed the thieves simply took the painting off the wall and made their […]

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