Add a message
Dina Rudick/Globe Staff
Richard Deslauriers of the FBI said Monday that the agency has identified the thieves in the 1990 Gardner Museum heist.
“I think we’re all optimistic that one day soon the paintings would be returned to their rightful place,” US Attorney Carmen Ortiz said.
John Tlumacki/Globe Staff/File 1996
There is a $5 million reward offered in the case for information leading to the recovery of the items in good condition.
Clockwise from left, “The storm on the Sea of Galilee” by Rembrandt, “Chez Tortoni” by Manet, and “La sortie de pesage” by Edgar Degas.
Matthew Cavanaugh for The Boston Globe
Now 46 and living in Vermont, Richard Abath worked as a guard at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum when it was robbed in 1990.
Jonathan Wiggs/Globe File
Authorities searched the Connecticut home of reputed mobster Robert Gentile in May 2012, but did not find the artworks.
Subscriber Log In
Don't miss any of your favorite stories again. Read the stories that matter to you as much as you want, whenever you want when you subscribe to BostonGlobe.com.
Get full access today for just 99¢
Forgot your password?
Home delivery subscribers get free access. Link Account
Customer Service Number: 1.888.MY.GLOBE
Receive free unlimited access to BostonGlobe.com for the next two weeks! Get access
Enter your e-mail address below. We’ll send you an e-mail with a link to reset your password.
Return to login
Continue reading by subscribing to BostonGlobe.com for just 99¢.