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$600,000 worth of art goes missing from Boston Public Library

$600,000 worth of art goes missing from Boston Public Library

Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh is getting involved in the investigation into the loss of more than $600,000 worth of artwork from the city's library system. "You can’t lose $600,000-plus of artwork in the city of Boston and have a good rationale for it," Walsh told the Boston Globe. Two pieces of art were discovered missing from the Boston Public Library's flagship Copley Square branch in April. One was an engraving by Albrecht Dürer. Officially titled "Adam and Eve," it is also known as "The Fall of Man" and is one of Dürer's best-known works. Engravings of the work made in the early 1500s that remain in excellent...

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