Man scribbles ‘Nazi Art’ on Met Museum painting

An Upper East Side male pulled out a blue pen during a Metropolitan Museum of Art Wednesday and scrawled a difference “Nazi Art” on a painting, officials said.

Ryan Watson, 33, defaced a portrayal during a world-famous museum on E. 82nd St. and Fifth Ave. only after 5 p.m.

When a ensure approached him, Watson said, “Go behind to your country!”

Responding cops arrested a vandal after confidence incarcerated him.

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Authorities charged Watson with graffiti and rapist mischief. Watson’s ground was not clear.

He was available prosecution in Manhattan Criminal Court Thursday.

In a statement, Met mouthpiece Annie Bailis pronounced a design was partial of a Scholastic Art and Writing Awards vaunt in a museum’s preparation center.

“The Met is reaching out to a tyro and will make each bid to revive a work of art,” she said. “The Met is beholden for a discerning and effective movement taken by confidence officers and a NYPD on this hapless incident.”

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In March, Brandon Aebersold, 33, walked adult to a confidence ensure during a museum and told him a portrayal was crooked.

The ensure destined Aebersold to a information desk.

Aebersold allegedly yelled “Do your job,” spewed a extremist abuse and crushed a bottle on a behind of a guard’s head.

Aebersold was charged with a hatred crime.

Back in 2003, a vandal glued a design of a Twin Towers to a famous portrayal “Washington Crossing a Delaware” during a museum.

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