Stolen Picassos May Be Fake

    FILE  - This photo released by the police in Rotterdam, Netherlands, on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, shows the 1971 painting 'Harlequin Head' by Pablo Picasso. A Romanian museum is analyzing ashes found in a stove to see if they are the remains of seven paintings by Picasso, Matisse, Monet and others that were stolen last year from the Netherlands, an official said Tuesday July 16, 2013.  Picasso's 'Harlequin Head' was one of the stolen paintings. (AP Photo / Police Rotterdam, File)


    This story has just one too many twists. Radu Dogaru, the Romanian who admitted to stealing seven works from the Kunsthal museum in Rotterdam, now says the works may be fakes. Even crazier, he says he was set up and that he was used by those who wanted the $24.6 million in insurance money. The stolen art included works by Picasso, Matisse, Monet and Gauguin and was one of the most prominent thefts in decades. 

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