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, ...

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 ...

Uzbekistan: Scandal Descends on Jewel of Avant-Garde Art | News | The Moscow Times

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

It was supposed to be a day of festivities at a world-famous art museum out in the desert of western Uzbekistan. Instead, the stench of scandal sullied the occasion. As dignitaries assembled in the region of Karakalpakstan on Sept. 4 to celebrate the centenary of Igor Savitsky, the founder of a ...

Protected: Deceased Art Forger Eric Hebborn Blasts Critics in Unpublished Manuscript

Sunday, August 30th, 2015

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Protected: Forgeries, Feng Shui and Philanthropy

Monday, August 17th, 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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