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The Congregation leaving the Reformed Church in Nuenen

Vincent Van Gogh's "The Congregation leaving the Reformed Church in Nuenen" was painted in Nuenen, the Netherlands, 1884.

41 x 32 cm, Oil con canvas.

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

This painting hung in the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam but was stolen from the museum on 7 December 2002. The thieves left a bonnet and a cap behind in the museum. One of these was found in the building and the other on the sidewalk in front of the museum. The value of the canvas is estimated to be between three and four million euros!