Stolen Edgar Degas Painting Found In Suitcase On Bus 9 Years Later

French customs officers said French painter Edgar Degas' painting, which depicts singers at an opera, was found in a suitcase placed in the luggage compartment of a parked bus outside Paris, nine years after it was stolen from a Marseille museum. The painting named Les Choristes, measuring 13 by 10 inches, and depicting the rousing choral finale of the first act of a performance of Mozart's Don Giovanni, was on the night of Dec. 30-31, 2009, from Marseille's Musée Cantini, where it had been...

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