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The art of the fake

13 mins | May 11, 2018
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Forgers are the art world’s antiheroes. From Barbara Shapiro’s New York Times’ best-seller, The Art Forger, to the award-winning 2014 film, "Beltracchi: The Art of Forgery", our fascination with these particularly skilful criminals is clear. Noah Charney nvestigates what makes the criminal narrative of art forgery so irresistible.
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