Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Rare and Valuable Religious Paintings Stolen Three Years Ago Recovered in Ireland

IRISH TIMES
By David Maher
One of the stolen paintings now recovered
IRELAND---Six valuable pieces of art that were stolen from a church three years ago have been recovered. The oil paintings, part of a set of 14 Stations of the Cross, were found by gardai during a search of wasteland near Edenderry, Co Offaly on Tuesday. The paintings were originally thieved from the Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Kiltullagh, Co Galway in June 2013. They were found in good condition by gardaí who work in Edenderry and Tullamore, Co Offaly. [link]