13 Dec 2014

Art Crimes with Arthur Tompkins : Rose Valland

From Saturday Morning, 9:45 am on 13 December 2014

Lady with an ErmineArthur Tompkins is a District Court Judge, and member of Interpol’s DNA Monitoring Expert Group. He has a special interest in crimes involving artistic masterpieces, and discusses Rose Valland, the most decorated woman in French military history and the unlikely hero behind many of the successes of the Monuments Men.

Pictured: Lady with an Ermine (Portrait of Cecilia Gallerani) by Leornardo da Vinci, circa 1490.