- published: 15 Mar 2012
- views: 188255
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
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.
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.
Tips by Dr. Mark Sublette an art expert on how to spot fake artwork. Learn the keys when buying artwork of what to look for and questions to ask. Learn what forgers do to fake paintings to look important. Website: https://www.medicinemangallery.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/medicinemangallery Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/medicinemangallery Fake Paintings how to identify fake artwork before you buy it One of the biggest problems with dealing in early American paintings is that you have fakes and frauds. One of the reasons you come to a person like me is my expertise and my specialty. I'm going to tell you, “Yes, this is right,” or “no it isn't.” What I want to tell you today is how you, as a consumer, can look at something and potentially maybe have an idea that it is...
Myatt's three students have to paint self portraits using the vibrant brush strokes of Van Gogh.
Ever wondered how art museums decide if a painting is a fake? I meet with Dr. Greggory Smith, a forensic art scientist, to follow a painting they suspect is a forgery. We will use everything from x ray fluorescence to electron microscopy to figure this case out. You will be amazed at the techniques used by an art forger to fake a buyer! ***************** SUBSCRIBE to more Artrageous content: http://www.youtube.com/artrageouswithnate FOLLOW US Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/artrageousnate/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/artrageousnate/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/artrageousnate
Living With Van Gogh: The Chinese workers copying from the masters Dissident Artist Ai Weiwei Takes On The Chinese State https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVRGtJIsaCc Shield and Spear - Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDJ3GldiTG0 The Art Foundry - Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vo5klegMlzU Subscribe to journeyman for daily uploads: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=journeymanpictures For downloads and more information visit: http://www.journeyman.tv/?lid=59837 Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/journeymanpictures Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/JourneymanVOD https://twitter.com/JourneymanNews Follow us on Instagram: https://instagram.com/journeymanpictures In Southern China a village of artists are creating copycat paintings from...
Painting Village (2006): If you fancy an old master but don't want to pay millions, Dafen, China, is the place to go. For a few dollars, the 'painter workers' will whip you up whatever you fancy. The village already supplies 600 galleries. For downloads and more information visit: http://www.journeyman.tv/?lid=56448 Just 17 years ago, Dafen was a rural backwater. Then art entrepreneur Huang Jiang moved in. "I needed lots of people to work for me. Here was a whole village", he explains. By applying China's production line techniques to art and training lots of artists, he has boosted the town's turnover to $22 million p.a. Orders come in from around the world. Produced by ABC Australia. Ref - 3148 Journeyman Pictures is your independent source for the world's most powerful films, expl...
Born in Britain, art critic Brian Sewell (1931-2015) wrote for the "London Evening Standard" and made numerous television appearances throughout his distinguished media career. He was known for his outspoken and erudite reviews of art. [Listener: Christopher Sykes]
Han van Meegeren was the most successful and the most influential art forger ever. Meegeren (10 October 1889 in Deventer, Overijssel - 30 December 1947 in Amsterdam) was a Dutch painter and portraitist, who decided to prove his talent to the critics by forging paintings of some of the world's most famous artists, including Frans Hals, Pieter de Hooch, Gerard ter Borch and Johannes Vermeer. He so well replicated the styles and colours of the artists that the best art critics and experts of the time regarded his paintings as genuine and sometimes exquisite. The specialty of Meegeren was Vermeer. With his fakes after Vermeer he amassed a fortune worth more than half a billion dollars in today's currency. His most successful forgery was Supper at Emmaus, created in 1937, which later sold for a...
A very unique knife, with amazing lines and a very aggressive look. Could be a bad boy's knife, but is a work of art for me, made by a young and very talented French blacksmith. Matthieu Petitjean's website: http://coutellerieart.blogspot.fr/ Steel Arts is also on INSTAGRAM ► https://www.instagram.com/steel.arts/
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.
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.
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/
A Hopper landscape may look simple to copy, but the biggest challenge for the students is to bring a soulless landscape to life.
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
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn; 15 July 1606 – 4 October 1669) was a Dutch painter and etcher. He is generally considered one of the greatest painters and printmakers in European art and the most important in Dutch history.His contributions to art came in a period of great wealth and cultural achievement that historians call the Dutch Golden Age when Dutch Golden Age painting, although in many ways antithetical to the Baroque style that dominated Europe, was extremely prolific and innovative, and gave rise to important new genres in painting.
Tips on how to identify if a painting is old and original or a copy. Dr. Mark Sublette owner of Medicine Man Gallery shares his twenty five years of experience in the art world on what to look for. Examples of older paintings and what are keys to be looking for before you ever buy. Website: https://www.medicinemangallery.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/medicinemangallery Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/medicinemangallery How to tell if a painting is old or a reproduction I look at artwork every day of my life – often to buy and people need my advice of what their piece is, and if its original or not. Today I want to talk about: how do you tell an original piece of artwork, and I specifically kind of hone in on paintings, because what I see all the time are pieces that are...
ADEYTO travels to Shimane prefecture in the search for Japan's most famous Katana forging master. Here, Kobayashi and his trainees present the ART of KATANA forging, as done for hundreds & hundreds of years in Japan.
This story of the Katana sword provides a unique insight into the Samurai masters and the swords they use. Probably the most recognised of all martial arts weapons, the Katana and the art of japanese sword making is awe inspiring. This up-close look at the making of and fighting with a Katana provides an explosive and visually stunning piece of cinematography. Download Our Apple or Android Apps: http://bit.ly/Snag_Apps Watch Free Movies Online: http://bit.ly/snag_films Like Us On Facebook: http://bit.ly/snag_fb Follow Us On Twitter: http://bit.ly/Snag_Tweets