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The art of Forgery : the minds, motives and methods of master forgers / Noah Charney

Charney, Noah. (Author).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Main Library N8790.C47 A7 2015 37684001089339 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Checked out 05/01/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780714867458
  • ISBN: 0714867454
  • Physical Description: 296 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: London : Phaidon Press Ltd , [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-282) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: the world wishes to be deceived... -- Genius -- Pride -- Revenge -- Fame -- Crime -- Opportunism -- Money -- Power -- Conclusion: ...so let it be deceived.
Summary, etc.:
The Art of Forgery: Case Studies in Deception explores the stories, dramas and human intrigues surrounding the world's most famous forgeries - investigating the motivations of the artists and criminals who have faked great works of art, and in doing so conned the public and the art establishment alike.
Subject: Forgery > History.

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