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The Resource Provenance : how a con man and a forger rewrote the history of modern art, Laney Salisbury and Aly Sujo

Provenance : how a con man and a forger rewrote the history of modern art, Laney Salisbury and Aly Sujo

Label
Provenance : how a con man and a forger rewrote the history of modern art
Title
Provenance
Title remainder
how a con man and a forger rewrote the history of modern art
Statement of responsibility
Laney Salisbury and Aly Sujo
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the activities of John Drewe, who manipulated struggling artist John Myatt and other unwitting accomplices to become prolific art forgers whose works Drewe successfully passed off as legitimate pieces
Summary
Recounts the activities of John Drewe, who manipulated struggling artist John Myatt and other unwitting accomplices to become prolific art forgers whose works Drewe successfully passed off as legitimate pieces
Storyline
Writing style
Award
ALA Notable Book, 2010.
Biography type
collective biography
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310861
Cataloging source
U3G
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Salisbury, Laney
Dewey number
364.16/3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Sujo, Aly
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True
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  • Myatt, John
  • Drewe, John
  • Art forgers
  • Impostors and imposture
Target audience
adult
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how a con man and a forger rewrote the history of modern art
Label
Provenance : how a con man and a forger rewrote the history of modern art, Laney Salisbury and Aly Sujo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I want a nice Matisse" -- Canvas greed -- Art for sale -- Crossing the line -- Mibus wants his money back -- Self-made man -- Wreckers of civilization -- At the easel -- The fine art of provenance -- Full speed ahead -- After Giacometti -- A sinister message -- The bookworm -- The paper trail -- Falling off a log -- The bow tie -- Into the whirlwind -- Standing nude -- The pond man -- Myatt's blue period -- The chameleon -- A loaded briefcase -- The Auschwitz concert -- Extreme prudence -- We're not alone -- A slow burn -- The art squad -- The macaroni caper -- Nicked -- Aladdin's cave -- The fox -- Drewe descending -- South -- The trial
Control code
ocn876908095
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 327 p.
Isbn
9780143117407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)876908095
Label
Provenance : how a con man and a forger rewrote the history of modern art, Laney Salisbury and Aly Sujo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"I want a nice Matisse" -- Canvas greed -- Art for sale -- Crossing the line -- Mibus wants his money back -- Self-made man -- Wreckers of civilization -- At the easel -- The fine art of provenance -- Full speed ahead -- After Giacometti -- A sinister message -- The bookworm -- The paper trail -- Falling off a log -- The bow tie -- Into the whirlwind -- Standing nude -- The pond man -- Myatt's blue period -- The chameleon -- A loaded briefcase -- The Auschwitz concert -- Extreme prudence -- We're not alone -- A slow burn -- The art squad -- The macaroni caper -- Nicked -- Aladdin's cave -- The fox -- Drewe descending -- South -- The trial
Control code
ocn876908095
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 327 p.
Isbn
9780143117407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)876908095

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