"The Art of Theft: Art Thieves and the Law" is the topic of today's show, and our guest is Anthony Amore, an art theft expert, investigator, and security practitioner. In 2011, he co-authored the Wall Street Journal true-crime bestseller Stealing Rembrandts: The Untold Stories of Notorious Art Heists. His second book, The Art of the Con: The Most Notorious Fakes, Frauds and Forgeries in the Art World was published in 2015 and was a New York Times Crime Bestseller. Anthony is currently the Director of Security and Chief Investigator at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston, where he is charged with the ongoing efforts to recover thirteen works of art stolen from the museum on March 18, 1990. In November 2020, his third book, The Woman Who Stole Vermeer: The True Story of Rose Dugdale and the Russborough House Heist was published by Pegasus in the US, UK, and Ireland and received praise from the New York Times, the New York Review of Books and the Washington Post.
"Sidebar with Judge Dan Winslow" is a weekly conversation about interesting topics at the intersection of business and law. Featuring former Massachusetts Trial Court Judge Dan Winslow, the series is presented by the New England Legal Foundation and sponsored by various law firms and companies. Thursdays, 12 noon ET. www.newenglandlegal.org