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"There's just something that makes a great painting great. It is that last ten percent." For thirty years, Ken Perenyi's forged paintings passed through the best auction houses and galleries in New York and London as original works. 'Caveat Emptor' is the remarkable story of how a self-taught artist, who first picked up a paintbrush in his teens, became America's most accomplished art forger. Here, he talks about his years spent imitating the great art masters and about how his life changed the day two FBI agents showed up at his door.
A documentary featuring an interview with Eric Hebborn at his home in Italy. Eric Hebborn (1934-1996) was a British painter and art forger and later an author. On January 8, 1996, Eric Hebborn was found lying in a street in Rome, his skull crushed with a blunt instrument. He died three days later in the hospital on January 11, 1996.
Subscribe to Channel 4 News: http://bit.ly/1sF6pOJ Could you tell an old master from a modern Chinese copy? Dulwich Picture Gallery sets up a challenge for visitors by planting a fake in among the genuine articles. Can you tell the difference? Top stories: http://bit.ly/1wdbIG1
It's being billed the art crime of the century. According to reports, experts believe a recent group of forgeries of Old Master paintings on the market have cost unsuspecting collectors more than $250 million dollars.
In the days of the Great Renaissance and Baroque Masters, young painters learned their trade by copying the works of others. This is still practiced at many art schools around the world - but copying as such can be interpreted as forgery. Adam Lowe is an artist who reproduces faultless replicas of the old masters - but the police are not after him.
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Was the most expensive painting ever sold at auction a fake? This award-winning documentary explores the authenticity of the Sunflowers painting by Vincent van Gogh, bought in the late 1980s for a then record sum by a Japanese insurance company. In 2002, the painting went on public exhibition alongside an undisputedly genuine version of Sunflowers, raising once again the questions so vividly posed in this film.
Mauro Morani was one of the most prolific art forgers in Italy. Coming from a family of tomb raiders and growing up in a small town that’s known for its ancient ruins made creating and selling fake antiquites come naturally to Morani. By 17 he had his own art forgery mentor who helped him grow his booming business. He was riding high selling his forged art, until the Italian government began to crack down on the trade. Now he’s trying to scrape by selling hand painted tiles. Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c... See more on our website: http://www.vocativ.com Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/vocativ Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Vocativ
More video's about art to be seen at: http://arttube.boijmans.nl In 1937, Dirk Hannema, the director of Boymans Museum, the later Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, purchased a newly discovered work by the seventeenth-century master Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675). The painting, entitled The Supper at Emmaus, was praised throughout the world of Dutch art history. The person who discovered this painting, the renowned art historian Abraham Bredius, even called the painting Vermeer's supreme masterpiece. After the war, it turned out the the The Supper at Emmaus was not from the hand of Vermeer, but from that of Han van Meegeren (1889-1947). This twentieth-century artist was arrested on suspicion of collaboration, because he had sold a painting to the German Chancellor Hermann Goering. In order to ...
Myatt's three students have to paint self portraits using the vibrant brush strokes of Van Gogh.
July 25 (Bloomberg) -- Genuine Fakes Owner John Myatt, who was involved in the greatest art forgery of the 20th century, according to Scotland Yard, tells us how he did it. (Source: Bloomberg) --Subscribe to Bloomberg on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/Bloomberg Bloomberg Television offers extensive coverage and analysis of international business news and stories of global importance. It is available in more than 310 million households worldwide and reaches the most affluent and influential viewers in terms of household income, asset value and education levels. With production hubs in London, New York and Hong Kong, the network provides 24-hour continuous coverage of the people, companies and ideas that move the markets.
Tony Tetro was the world's greatest art forger in the 1970's and 1980's. In a career spanning over 30 years, Tetro forged works by old and contemporary masters in every genre. From Chagall to Rembrandt to Dali to Rothko, his extraordinary talent was to create works so real, so plausible, that they appeased even the closest scrutiny of the most discerning eyes. In 1989, Tetro was convicted of art forgery in a show trial in Los Angeles. He was released from jail in 1994. Currently he executes master copies for an exclusive list of elite clients from his studio in Southern California. Filmed and Edited by Sparkle Films In Association with www.sparklefilms.net Produced by Cory Sparkuhl and Nicholas Walker www.facebook.com/sparklefilms
Laster's Fine Art & Antiques presents a web series that will take you deep into the world of art, antiques, and furniture. We plan on utilizing this outlet to further educate the public and answer many common questions we hear in our line of work. Our first video will show you some basic things to look for when identifying if art is an original or a reproduction. So if you'd like some tips to help you find out if your painting is real or fake, watch our video. Don't be discouraged if what you have turns out to be a print, some prints can still be worth money! Visit our website at: http://www.lastersfineart.com Visit our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/LastersFineArt Music: http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music
He’s the master-forger, famous for duping the art world for 30 years and flooding the market with thousands of fakes. His Picassos, Matisses and Chagalls sold for millions, were authenticated by art experts and remain on the walls of many galleries and museums. In this remarkable film, which screened in French cinemas for months, Ribes tell everything. It’s a story of phony widows, false heirs and unscrupulous traders and last but not least, how he was able to fool everyone for so long. Click here to watch film in full: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/agenuineforger Follow us on TWITTER - https://twitter.com/java_films Like us on FACEBOOK - https://www.facebook.com/JavaFilms
Dominic Smith heavily researched art and forgery for his new novel The Last Painting of Sara de Vos, and explains just how to go about forging a painting, in particular a Dutch Golden Age painting. The Last Painting of Sara de Vos is a dazzling and mesmerising story that charts the collision course between a rare landscape by a female Dutch painter of the golden age, an inheritor of the work in 1950s Manhattan, and a celebrated art historian who painted a forgery of it in her youth. This is a literary novel of breathtaking scope, ambition and achievement, learn more and read an extract here: http://www.thingsmadefromletters.com/2016/04/06/critical-and-bookseller-love-for-the-last-painting-of-sara-de-vos/
Nicky Philipps, a portrait artist renowned for her pictures of the royal family, has asked the Fake or Fortune team to investigate a painting which hangs on the walls of Picton Castle, once the Philipps family seat. The work was bought in the 1930s by Nicky's great-grandfather, Sir Laurence Philipps, who believed it to be by celebrated impressionist Pierre Auguste Renoir. But the painting has been dogged by doubt for half a century, and two art world authorities can't agree whether it's genuine or fake.
If you've never heard of Filter Forge, allow me be the first to tell you that it's the most remarkable filter-generating product that I've ever encountered. Within 24 hours of downloading the fully-functional free trial version, I was completely addicted. Filter Forge is a high-end plugin for Photoshop that allows computer artists to build their own filters----seamless textures, visual effects, distortions, patterns, backgrounds, frames, and more. They can then submit the filters for use by anyone who owns Filter Forge. What this means is that creative people worldwide are developing every kind of filter imaginable for use by people like you and me. Although Filter Forge is expensive, there are several downloadable Filter Forge Freepacks as well as periodic discounts on the product...