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    Case No. RMW-006

    A closer look at some of the missing artworks.

    (Episode: Myrtle Beach, Hour 2)

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    • Belle on Souriant
      Belle on Souriant
      Oil by Alfred J. Munnings, 1932. 39" X 36". $1,000,000 retail.

    • Souriant III
      Souriant III
      Oil by Alfred J. Munnings, 1932. 30" X 22". $300,000 retail.

    • Study of Belle & Horse
      Study of Belle & Horse
      Oil by Alfred J. Munnings, 1932. $200,000 - $250,000 retail.

    • Hobcaw House Front
      Hobcaw House Front
      Oil by Louis Aston Knight. 9" X 13". $1,000 - $3,500 retail.

    • Bellefield Front
      Bellefield Front
      Watercolor by Louis Aston Knight, 1936. 9" X 13". $1,000 - $3,500 retail.

    • A Dock in a River
      A Dock in a River
      Watercolor by Louis Aston Knight. $1,000 - $3,500 retail.

    • Female Wild Turkey
      Female Wild Turkey
      Original drawing by John James Audubon. Engraved by W.H. Lizars. 30" X 42". $125,000 retail.

    • Barred Owl
      Barred Owl
      Original drawing by John James Audubon. Engraved by R. Havell, Jr., 1828. Large size. $50,000 retail.

    • Mallard Ducks
      Mallard Ducks
      Original drawing by John James Audubon. Engraved by R. Havell, Jr., 1834. Large size. $125,000 retail.

    • Mocking Bird
      Mocking Bird
      Original drawing by John James Audubon. Chromatography by J. Bien, 1860. Large size. $15,000 retail.

    • Pair of Pin Tailed Ducks
      Pair of Pin Tailed Ducks
      Original drawing by John James Audubon. Engraved by R. Havell, Jr., 1834. Large size. $75,000 retail.

    • Male Wild Turkey
      Male Wild Turkey
      Original drawing by John James Audubon. Engraved by W.H. Lizars. 30" X 42". $200,000 retail.

    • Carolina Parrot
      Carolina Parrot
      Original drawing by John James Audubon. Chromatography by J. Bien. $15,000 retail.

    Date of Incident Circa 2003
    Owner The Belle W. Baruch Foundation
    Location Hobcaw Barony, Georgetown, SC
    Missing Paintings by Alfred J. Munnings and Louis Aston Knight; John J. Audubon prints
    Status Ongoing
    Case Summary In July of 2003, several artworks were discovered to be missing from two buildings at Hobcaw Barony, the former estate of Belle W. Baruch. Belle was the daughter of well-known financial hotshot and presidential advisor, Bernard Baruch. There is a $25,000 reward being offered by The Belle W. Baruch Foundation for information leading to the return of the items.
    Resources Online:

    Hobcaw Barony
    www.fbi.gov
    www.gcsheriff.org

    Phone: The Belle W. Baruch Foundation (843) 546-4623
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