Where Are All the Bob Ross Paintings?

Bob Ross is one of the great humans of recent memory. He’s in the same pantheon as Fred Rogers and Steve Irwin. In addition to being a great painter, he had a quite, calming, and positive outlook even when things were tough.

Bob Ross painted more than 1,000 landscapes for his television show; but these paintings are hard to find. The NY Times solves one of the internet’s favorite little mysteries.