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How a fake masterpiece ended up on walls of Florida museum

Sunday, October 4th, 2015

How a fake masterpiece ended up on walls of Florida museum Mark Landis dressed in a faded black blazer, tucked a small, square piece of art into his black valise, and set off from Mississippi to meet with the directors of the Boca Museum of Art. + Matt Leininger, the former museum official ...

A veneer of Vermeer | Chemistry World

Sunday, October 4th, 2015

In the aftermath of the second world war, allied soldiers recovered paintings of great value that the Nazis had looted from museums during their conquest of Europe. Among these was a most remarkable work by the eminent Johann Vermeer, The woman taken in adultery, found in the stash of Hermann ...

Knoedler fakes case will go to trial, judge orders

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

theartnewspaper.comhttp://theartnewspaper.com/news/news/159740/ Knoedler fakes case will go to trial, judge orders In a forgery scandal that shook the art world, the now-shuttered Knoedler Gallery and its former director Ann Freedman will have to go to trial in two cases involving the sale of fake Abstract Expressionist paintings, Manhattan’s federal court ruled on Wednesday, ...

Treasures… Beware of artful codgers – Independent.ie

Saturday, September 26th, 2015

Treasures... Beware of artful codgers Eleanor Flegg Published 25/09/2015 | 02:30 Shaun Greenhalgh fake Egyptian princess During the summer I visited an antiques shop in Dublin where I found a small painted box with oriental styling. The price was €135 and dealer assured me that it was 19th century. "Is the stamp more recent ...

Goya art forgery: Judge probes use of four fake Goyas to fund Madrid hospital | In English | EL PAÍS

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

A company used four fake Goya paintings to raise funds to build a medical center specializing in spinal cord injuries west of Madrid, the public prosecutor has said.Inversión y Explotación de Activos, SL produced an expert appraisal placing the collective value of the artwork at over €10 million, which was ...

Protected: Deceased Art Forger Eric Hebborn Blasts Critics in Unpublished Manuscript

Sunday, August 30th, 2015

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Protected: Father, Son, and Daughter Plead Guilty in Fake Peter Max Case

Monday, August 17th, 2015

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Protected: Drawings and paintings by the ‘greatest forger of the 20th Century’ are to be auctioned nearly 20 years after his brutal murder

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

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Protected: Businessman Accused of Faking Thousands of Rodin Bronzes – artnet News

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

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Protected: ‘I stand my ground’: Prof. Santiago Pilar on authenticating controversial Juan Luna painting | Lifestyle: InterAksyon.com

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

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