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Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks books

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Beg, Steal and Borrow Artists Against Originality by Robert Shore Beg, Steal and Borrow Artists Against Originality

'Art is theft,' Picasso once proclaimed. The wily old Spaniard was being provocative - he often equated theft to what could more benignly be called influence. But increasingly much of the best and, even, most original art involves an act...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

A Forger's Tale Confessions of the Bolton Forger by Shaun Greenhalgh, Waldemar Januszczak A Forger's Tale Confessions of the Bolton Forger
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The riveting account of how Britain's most prolific and versatile forger hoodwinked the art world.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

Stolen, Smuggled, Sold On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures by Nancy Moses Stolen, Smuggled, Sold On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures

Stolen, Smuggled Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures tells the dark and compelling stories of iconic cultural objects that were stolen, smuggled or sold, and eventually returned back to their original owner. The book includes full-color photos of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/03/2017

Crime and the Art Market by Riah Pryor Crime and the Art Market

This book brings together the author's direct experience as a criminal researcher and an art-market journalist to present an accessible, informative and realistic overview of art crime in today's society.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/06/2016

Art Crime and its Prevention A Handbook for Collectors and Art Professionals by Arthur Tomkins Art Crime and its Prevention A Handbook for Collectors and Art Professionals

Art Crime and Its Prevention is the definitive handbook on art crime for art-world professionals of all kinds from the museum, auction house or art-insurance employee to the contemporary gallerist, dealer, art-market student or collector. The book's territory is broad...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/06/2016

Looters, Smugglers and Collectors Provenance Research and the Market by Tone Hansen Looters, Smugglers and Collectors Provenance Research and the Market


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/11/2015

Art Crime Terrorists, Tomb Raiders, Forgers and Thieves by Noah Charney Art Crime Terrorists, Tomb Raiders, Forgers and Thieves

Since the Second World War, art crime has shifted from a relatively innocuous, often ideological crime, into a major international problem, considered by some to be the third-highest grossing criminal trade worldwide. This rich volume features essays on art crime...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2015

The Carabinieri Command for the Protection of Cultural Property Saving the World's Heritage by Laurie Rush, Luisa Benedettini Mil, Luisa Benedettini Millington The Carabinieri Command for the Protection of Cultural Property Saving the World's Heritage
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First comprehensive study of Italy's art police , an organisation devoted to protecting cultural artefacts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/09/2015

Other books in this genre

The Art of the Con by Anthony M. Amore The Art of the Con

Art scams are today so numerous that the specter of a lawsuit arising from a mistaken attribution has scared a number of experts away from the business of authentication. Art scams are increasingly convincing and involve incredible sums of money....
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2015

The Art of Forgery The Minds, Motives and Methods of Master Forgers by Noah Charney The Art of Forgery The Minds, Motives and Methods of Master Forgers

A gripping account of the world's most famous forgers
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2015

Forged Why Fakes are the Great Art of Our Age by Jonathon (Journalist and art critic, San Francisco Magazine, Artweek, Art + Auction, ForbesLife, Art & Antiques, The Was Keats Forged Why Fakes are the Great Art of Our Age
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Forged explores the notion of art forgery from ancient times to the present.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/01/2013

Art and Authenticity by Anthony Downey, Barbara Lasic, James Malpas, Elisabeth Darby Art and Authenticity
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Art and Authenticity explores a range of questions around the ideas of authenticity, originality and replication in art. The authors move far beyond the fundamental question of 'Is it genuine?' to themes and definitions surrounding authenticity as a concept operating...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2012

Art Theft and the Case of the Stolen Turners by Sandy Nairne Art Theft and the Case of the Stolen Turners

This text provides a description of the events surrounding the theft of two important paintings by J.M.W. Turner in 1994, and the subsequent pursuit, location and negotiation for their return.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/08/2012

Inganno - The Art of Deception Imitation, Reception, and Deceit in Early Modern Art by Ms Sally Anne Hickson Inganno - The Art of Deception Imitation, Reception, and Deceit in Early Modern Art

Includes essays that address issues surrounding the use, dissemination, and reception of copies and even deliberate forgeries within the history of art, focusing on paintings, prints and sculptures created and sold from the sixteenth century to the eighteenth century.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/07/2012

Stealing Rembrandts The Untold Stories of Notorious Art Heists by Anthony M. Amore, Tom Mashberg Stealing Rembrandts The Untold Stories of Notorious Art Heists
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Art theft is one of the most profitable criminal enterprises in the world. Stealing Rembrandts reveals the actors behind the major art heists of the Dutch Master in the last century, tracking daring entries into and escapes from the world's...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2012

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