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Art Theft

Christies caught selling hot painting.

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Just a week after the painting was given an estimate on Antiques Roadshow, the painting was stolen.

Chris101Antiques Roadshow: Portrait of Mary Emma Jones by Emma Sandys (Image: CHRISTIE'S AUCTION HOUSE LONDON)

The painting was stolen from a house in Great Yarmouth 30 years ago, just one week after it had appeared on Antiques Roadshow.

It had been valued at £20,000 in January 1998 before the theft.

To read more on The Express:

https://www.express.co.uk/showbiz/tv-radio/1031951/Antiques-Roadshow-Stolen-Painting-BBC-Christies-Mary-Emma-Jones-Emma-Sandys-Fiona-Bruce

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