13 April 2011

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Stolen Syd Barrett Painting Recovered

ArtLyst were among the first to report that a self-portrait by former Pink Floyd frontman Syd Barrett had been stolen from the Idea Generation Gallery in London’s Shoreditch, where it was on display over the weekend. The portrait belonged to Libby Gausden the frontman’s former girlfriend. It had never been exhibited in public before it […]

11 April 2011

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Syd Barrett Painting Stolen From London Gallery

A self-portrait by former Pink Floyd frontman Syd Barrett has been stolen from the Idea Generation Gallery in London’s Shoreditch where it was on display. It was painted in the 1960’s before he joined the group, that went on to be founded in 1965. Pink Floyd first became popular playing in London’s underground music scene […]