Group of Seven Artwork Stolen in recent Break & Enter,
Image of stolen artwork released
Broadcast time: 08:40
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Case #: 2019-111608
The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of the theft of a valuable painting by A.Y. Jackson, a member of the Group of Seven.
On Friday, January 18, 2019, officers responded to a call for a Break and Enter at a residence located in Toronto's Annex neighbourhood.
It is reported that:
- an original piece of art painted by A.Y. Jackson was stolen among other items
The oil on canvas painting is titled "Sun Gleams: Autumn, North Saskatchewan" and is approximately 32" x 40."
The painting is valued in excess of $200,000.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Steven Hawley, 53 Division