In the Museum of Levitan returned the paintings, stolen in 2014

© MIA Roseipennis paintings of the artist Isaac Levitan.In the Museum of Levitan returned the paintings, stolen in 2014© The interior Ministry of Russia

Five paintings by Isaac Levitan, who was kidnapped in 2014, returned to the Museum of the artist in the Ivanovo region, the official representative of the Russian Ministry of internal Affairs of Irina Volk.

In August 2014 the Museum of artist Levitan in ples in Ivanovo region it was stolen five paintings, «the Ravine behind the fence», «Quiet river», «Substation», «River Creek» and «Roses.» On the given fact criminal case under article «plunder of the subjects having special value». In 2016, the suspects in the Heist was arrested in the suburbs. They had discovered the stolen paintings, the cost of which is estimated at 77 million rubles.

«Five paintings of Isaaka Levitan stolen in 2014 criminals and police officers, today officially transferred to the staff of Plyos Museum of the artist,» said Wolf.

The head of the MIA of Russia in the Ivanovo region Andrei Luzin Sunday handed over the certificate of transfer of pictures to the staff of the Museum of Levitan. The Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation sent a letter of appreciation to a police officer investigating the theft of paintings, Wolf concluded.