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The Resource The Gardner heist : the true story of the world's largest unsolved art theft, Ulrich Boser

The Gardner heist : the true story of the world's largest unsolved art theft, Ulrich Boser

Label
The Gardner heist : the true story of the world's largest unsolved art theft
Title
The Gardner heist
Title remainder
the true story of the world's largest unsolved art theft
Statement of responsibility
Ulrich Boser
Title variation
Gardner heist
Title variation remainder
a true story of the worlds largest unsolved art theft
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One museum, two thieves, and the Boston underworld--the story behind the lost Gardner masterpieces worth $500 million and the art detective who swore to get them back
Summary
Documents the unsolved theft of twelve masterpieces from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, tracing the research of the late art detective Harold Smith while recounting the author's own forays into the art underworld
Tone
Writing style
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303176
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boser, Ulrich
Dewey number
364.16287599492
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N8795.3.M4
LC item number
B67 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
  • Art thefts
  • Theft from museums
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
  • Art thefts
  • Theft from museums
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story of the world's largest unsolved art theft
Label
The Gardner heist : the true story of the world's largest unsolved art theft, Ulrich Boser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Smithsonian books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-[243]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The storm on the sea of Galilee : a disturbance in the courtyard -- Chez Tortoni : the art detective -- A lady and gentlemen in black : it was a passion -- The concert : the picture habit -- Cortege aux environs de Florence : the art of the theft -- Landscape with an obelisk : something that big -- Ku : unfinished business -- Three mounted jockeys : infiltrate and infatuate -- Self-portrait : I was the one -- Program for an artistic soiree I : any news on your side -- Program for an artistic soiree II : where's Whitey? -- La sortie de pesage : put my picture on the cover -- Finial : like a spiderweb
Control code
ocn473440319
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
260 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061451843
Lccn
2008038803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)473440319
Label
The Gardner heist : the true story of the world's largest unsolved art theft, Ulrich Boser
Publication
Note
"Smithsonian books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-[243]) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The storm on the sea of Galilee : a disturbance in the courtyard -- Chez Tortoni : the art detective -- A lady and gentlemen in black : it was a passion -- The concert : the picture habit -- Cortege aux environs de Florence : the art of the theft -- Landscape with an obelisk : something that big -- Ku : unfinished business -- Three mounted jockeys : infiltrate and infatuate -- Self-portrait : I was the one -- Program for an artistic soiree I : any news on your side -- Program for an artistic soiree II : where's Whitey? -- La sortie de pesage : put my picture on the cover -- Finial : like a spiderweb
Control code
ocn473440319
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
260 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061451843
Lccn
2008038803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)473440319

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