This happened between 10pm on 27 March and 6am on 28 March, when entry was forced to a property in Apperley Road, Apperley Bridge.
The suspect is believed to have returned to the property several times during this time to take items, which included crystal decanters and a television.
He is described as white and of skinny build, with a gaunt looking face and short dark hair.
He was thought to be wearing trainers, silky material jogging bottoms and a coat with fur around the hood.
Anyone who recognises this man or who may be able to assist the investigation is asked to contact DC 4685 Moran at Bradford District CID on 101, quoting crime number 13170139779.