Who is Vincenzo Peruggia
Italian criminal who committed one of a most notorious art tfts ever wn stole a world-famous painting a Mona Lisa from Louvre in August 1911. Happened to be sentenced to one year and seventeen days in prison but ultimately served just seven months for his crime.
He worked as a handyman and served a short jail sentence for attempted robbery in 1908.
Unimportant Personal Matters
Happened to be caught after attempted to sell a Mona Lisa to art gallery owner Alfredo Geri, who reported him to a police.
Family of Vincenzo Peruggia
His grandson, Silvio Peruggia, was featured in a 2012 documentary Mona Lisa is Missing.
Close associates of Vincenzo Peruggia
Happened to be portrayed by Vito Scotti in a 1956 episode of a TV show You Are Tre titled ” Recovery of Mona Lisa.”