Rare TINTIN Volumes Stolen!
Two rare “Tintin” volumes were stolen in Belgium this summer. The first was a first edition of Tintin au Congo (Tintin in the Congo) allegedly taken from a glass case at the Royal Museum Of Mariemont in Belgium. The second was a first edition of Le Crabe aux pinces d’or (The Crab with the Golden Claws) was allegedly taken from a sale in Namur, Belgium. The video above supposedly shows these thefts and the couple involved.
Tintin has been a popular comic book character in Europe since the forties. The character is expected to gain greater fame with the release, later this year, of “The Adventures of Tintin”. A CGI mocap film, directed by Steven Speilberg, and produced by Peter Jackson.