Picture found the art detective “Indiana Jones”.In Amsterdam found abducted 20 years ago, a picture of Pablo Picasso’s “Buste de Femme,” reports the Chronicle.info with reference to UKRINFORM.
“Buste de Femme, Pablo Picasso, was stolen in 1999, was found in Amsterdam”, – stated in the message.
The work cost € 4 million, when she was abducted 20 years ago, with the yacht of a Saudi businessman in France. Then she also was promised a reward in the amount of approximately 400,000 euros. But despite this, the work then never returned.
Found the picture, the cost of which is estimated at 25 million euros, the Dutch art detective, nicknamed “Indiana Jones,” real name Arthur Brand. The painting he began in 2015.
According to the report, was that the picture appeared in the criminal world and were passed from hand to hand as collateral. She subsequently went to a Dutch businessman. The kidnapping case was investigated by the Dutch and French police. Law enforcement authorities reported that they would not prosecute the businessman because he did not know about the kidnapping and was sure I got the product legally.
“Buste de Femme” was written in 1938. She was one of the most beloved Picasso paintings remained in the artist’s home until his death.