The suspects asked for a work allegedly written in 1940, $ 8 million. After a lengthy bargaining, the price was reduced to seven million, reports Anadolu news agency.
According to an anonymous police source, the masterpiece was stolen from a female collector in New York and shipped to Istanbul for sale. When the robbery occurred is unknown.
Left: Pablo Picasso, 1908 photo
- Pablo Picasso, "Portrait of a Woman (Dora Maar)" (1943)
- Pablo Picasso, "Dora Maar with a Cat" (1941)