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A sense of urgency on Gardner Museum art recovery

Works are at risk of being lost forever, observers say

In what is perhaps Boston’s last enduring mystery, federal investigators last week stirred public excitement by announcing that they know who was behind the notorious Gardner Museum heist 23 years ago, and had traced the stolen art from Boston to Connecticut and then to Philadelphia.

But one central question remains: Where is the art now?

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