Suspect arrested over theft of Van Gogh and Frans Hals paintings but masterpieces are still missing

Suspect is arrested over theft of Van Gogh and Frans Hals paintings at two Dutch museums – but masterpieces worth combined £13million are still missing The Parsonage Garden at Neunen In Spring 1884 by van Gogh was stolen in March last year while the Two Laughing Boys by Frans Hals was stolen in August Dutch … Read more

Van Gogh drawing once stolen from Jewish banker by Nazis on sale for £7m

A £7million Vincent Van Gogh drawing, once looted by the Nazis from a Jewish banker, is being sold by a British family of art collectors who fear they will be hit by Rishi Sunak raising capital gains tax.   The sketch on paper, called La Mousme, makes up £16million worth of works by celebrated artists including … Read more

Greedy chipmunk called Van Gogh stuffs its mouth with nuts before running off to hide them 

He’s bitten off more than he can chew! Greedy chipmunk called Van Gogh stuffs its mouth with nuts before running off to hide them Van Gogh, a greedy little chipmunk, stuffed nuts inside his mouth, creating a set of hilarious photographs He grabbed up to ten nuts at a time and stored them in his … Read more

Van Gogh suffered delirium due to alcohol withdrawal after severing his ear, researchers say 

Vincent Van Gogh suffered from bouts of delirium due to alcohol withdrawal while he was in hospital being treated for his severed ear, researchers say. On July 29, 1890, the 37-year-old Dutch painter died two days after shooting himself in the chest with a revolver. Van Gogh’s suicide came two years after he hacked off … Read more