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Lecture by Ivan Lindsay at University Of York – June 13th: “Art Theft and Looting Throughout History.”

Jun 9th, 2015 | By

Ivan Lindsay will be at the University or York on June 13th, 2015 at 1:15 PM to give a lecture about Art theft and looting throughout history based on his book “The History Of Loot and Stolen Art”. Tickets are available here. Looting has been motivation for some of the major conflicts throughout history. Join




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Midori House Radio 804 Interview with Ivan Lindsay

Jun 8th, 2015 | By

Here is a radio interview with Author Ivan Lindsay by Midori House 804 Radio.




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What a Loot! Country & Town House Magazine book review

Jun 8th, 2015 | By

Our book is getting a lot of worldwide attention. Country and Town House Magazine has written an insightful new article about the art history book as well as Ivan Lindsay, the Author.  Here is the article in case you missed it! COUNTRYANDTOWNHOUSE.CO.UK | April 2015 Art theft exerts a strange power over the human imagination.




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From napolean to the Nazis: The 10 most notorious looted artworks in 200 years.

Nov 17th, 2014 | By




Nearly blown up … The Art of Painting by Johannes Vermeer. Photograph: AP


Sunday Jewish Radio inteview with author Ivan Lindsay.

Oct 31st, 2014 | By

Listen to the interview with Ivan Lindsay about his book “The History of Loot and Stolen Art” by Sunday Jewish Radio of the Spectrum Radio Network.




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Review by Travis Simpkins of Ivan Lindsay’s ‘The History of Loot and Stolen Art’

Oct 27th, 2014 | By

Published by Travis Simpkins of Art Crime Illustrated.”The History of Loot and Stolen Art from Antiquity Until the Present Day” by Ivan Lindsay (2014 Edition).






Ivan Lindsay interviewed by Theodora Clarke about his new book, ‘The History of Loot and Stolen Art.’

Oct 20th, 2014 | By

Theodora Clarke, Editor of Russian Art and Culture, London, September 2014, published online.




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Interview with Ivan Lindsay for Literary Addicts on ‘The History of Loot and Stolen Art.’

Jul 22nd, 2014 | By

                                    My new book, The History of Loot and Stolen Art, is selling steadily on Amazon.  http://www.amazon.co.uk/History-Loot-Stolen-Art-antiquity/dp/1906509212/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1405975388&sr=1-1   So far the response has been positive and it is encouraging that people are enjoying the book but all feedback, good




'The History of Loot and Stolen Art' by Ivan Lindsay, Unicorn Press, March 2014.


Reaction to Nazi cache discovered in Germany overdone

Nov 19th, 2013 | By

The discovery of 1500 artworks in an apartment in Munich, missing since the Nazi era, has caused a furore in a an overheated art market dizzy from a series of record prices.  The artworks, breathlessly described as ‘masterpieces’ in most reports, are clearly a selection of mainly second-rate pieces that their original owner, the art




The appartment block in Munich where Cornelius Gurlitt lives and stored the artworks


To Russia with Loot – Country and Town House magazine November 2013

Oct 16th, 2013 | By

  The History of Loot and Stolen Art, my new book, will be published by the Unicorn Press in November.  It can be pre-ordered on Amazon http://www.amazon.com/History-Loot-Stolen-Art-Antiquity/dp/1906509212/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1376350156&sr=8-1&keywords=ivan+lindsay Country and Town House Magazine are running an excerpt, ‘From Russia with Loot,’ in their November issue covering Stalin’s Looting at the end of WWII, an enormous operation that




Book Jacket  of The History of Loot and Stolen Art.