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THEFT OF DA VINCI’S
MADONNA OF THE YARNWINDER

Statue of Entemena
Da Vinci, Madonna of the Yarnwinder
(Recovered)

 

DESCRIPTION

In August 2003, two men dressed as tourists taking a public tour of Drumlanrig Castle, Scotland, overpowered a young tour guide and stole Leonardo Da Vinciís, Madonna of the Yarnwinder.†† Accompanied by two accomplices, the men escaped in a white Volkswagen Golf, abandoned nearby. †Considered to be one of Da Vinciís masterpieces, the value of the painting has been estimated at $65 million.†


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