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The Painting is ‘Sleeping with the Snow’

Caravaggio’s painting ‘Nativity with St Francis and St Lawrence’ was stolen from a Baroque oratory in Palermo, Sicily, in October 1969. Now a Mafia informant claims the painting, was sold to an art dealer in Switzerland.  This theft has been in the FBI’s list of top ten art crimes, and is considered one of the most […]