This Is a Robbery: Theories About Who Stole the Paintings


Netflix This is a hold-up gives us an exciting and thorough overview of the infamous 1990 art theft from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Over the weekend of St. Patrick’s Day, two men disguised as police officers broke into the Gardner Museum and stole $ 500 million worth of artwork, including rare pieces by Vermeer, Rembrandt, Manet, and other legendary artists. 30 years later, the case remains unsolved and the artwork is still missing. We don’t know where the pieces are, but there have been plausible theories about who stole the art in the Gardner Museum. Read on for the leading theories exploring the true crime documentaries!



Robert Dunfee