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# monet - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Monet masterpiece sells for almost €100 million at New York auction

The anonymous collector who brought the painting to be auctioned had bought it for €2.2 million.

# monet - Friday 30 November, 2018

Man previously jailed for damaging €10m Monet art gets two-year sentence for handling stolen painting

Andrew Shannon was alleged to have handled a painting by Frederick Goodall dating back to 1892.

# monet - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Man previously jailed for damaging €10m Monet painting convicted of having rare stolen books

Andrew Shannon told investigators he bought the books at a fair for about £300 and was using them to decorate his house.

# monet - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Six year sentence for man who damaged €10 million Monet

The painting — ‘Argenteuil Basin with a Single Sailboat’ — was returned to public display last summer after 18 months of painstaking restoration work.

# monet - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

€10m Monet painting damaged in 2012 incident goes back on display this morning

Experts have been working painstakingly to restore the painting for the past 18 months.

# monet - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Mandela, the NSA and amazeyballs: The week in numbers

Plus: How much does the average family with two children spend on childcare every year?

# monet - Sunday 11 August, 2013

'Torched masterpieces' case shines spotlight on sleepy village

Next week sees the opening of a trial in Romania which features the curious case of a major art theft and the alleged burning of priceless paintings in a home stove.

# monet - Friday 10 August, 2012

National Gallery begins conservation work on damaged Monet

Conservation work could take up to a year, as man charged with punching hole in painting set to return to court.

# monet - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Man charged over damage to Monet painting

The 1874 painting was seriously damaged in the attack.