In the latest Roadshow’s Most Wanted segment, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW investigates a story about stolen art from South Carolina’s Hobcaw Barony estate with appraiser Debra Force and a former FBI agent.

Roadshow's Most Wanted Case Number


Date of Incident



The Belle W. Baruch Foundation


Hobcaw Barony, Georgetown, SC

Items Sought

Paintings by Alfred J. Munnings and Louis Aston Knight; John J. Audubon prints

Case Status


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.


Hobcaw Barony
Georgetown County Sheriff's Office

Contact Info

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


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