Picasso paintings stolen from Grand Daughter's house

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Picasso paintings stolen from Grand Daughter's house

Postby Stormrider » Wed Feb 28, 2007 9:17 am

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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070228/ap_on_en_ot/france_picasso_theft_5

An unfortunate event. It is interesting to note that 444 works by Picasso are still at large in the world.
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Postby tequila stu » Wed Feb 28, 2007 10:39 am

meh, sure it may be historic and important to the art world, but as im not in that world, i dont really care.....after all its only a few paintings.
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Postby Dclone Soundwave » Fri Mar 02, 2007 12:36 am

So you'd be okay if you had priceless paintings stolen? Hey, whatever floats your boat........................
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Postby tequila stu » Fri Mar 02, 2007 1:48 am

Decepticlone Soundwave wrote:So you'd be okay if you had priceless paintings stolen? Hey, whatever floats your boat........................


yeah, i get that its a big deal etc, etc, but as it doesn't affect me in the slightest i dont really care....sorry, but thats just the way i am.

i could have said ...such a shame..etc, etc, but then id only be doing it to appease others, and since ive decided to act more like myself on message boards, im telling it like it is.

this may get me into trouble with people, but meh don't care.

(btw, im not taking a dig at you, just incase my post comes off that way)
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Postby Senor Hugo » Fri Mar 02, 2007 3:01 am

Over the years, priceless works will be stolen, recovered, stolen again.

I give the thief credit for getting away with it so far.
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Postby Stormrider » Fri Mar 02, 2007 3:09 am

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I read the article and thought it was worthy enough to bring up the question- who should be responsible for priceless artwork? Museums? Private collectors?

Are there particular artworks that should remain in a museum? Such as the Mona Lisa?
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