Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks

    Forger's Tale

    By Shaun Greenhalgh

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    The riveting account of how Britain's most prolific and versatile forger hoodwinked the art world.

    Beg, Steal and Borrow

    By Robert Shore

    Paperback £10.25

    Beg, Steal and Borrow offers a comprehensive and provocative survey of artistic borrowing.

    Collectors, Scholars, and Forgers in the Ancient World

    By Carolyn Higbie

    Hardback Save £5.34 = £59.66

    This volume focuses on how ancient Greek and Roman fascination with works of art, texts, and antiquarian objects gave rise to the production of copies and forgeries. Drawing on a range of examples and up-to-date scholarship on forgery it offers insight into what the ancients found valuable and how they...

    Munich Art Hoard

    By Catherine Hickley

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    In February 2012, in a Munich flat belonging to an elderly recluse, German customs authorities seized an astonishing hoard of more than 1,400 paintings, drawings, prints and sculptures. The author has delved into archives and conducted dozens of interviews to uncover the story behind the headlines.

    Art of Forgery

    By Noah Charney

    Hardback Save £5.52 = £14.43

    A gripping account of the world's most famous forgers

    Inganno - The Art of Deception: Imitation, Reception, and Deceit in Early Modern Art

    By Sally Anne Hickson

    Hardback Save £19.54 = £35.46

    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.

    Art as Plunder

    By Margaret M. Miles

    Paperback Save £1.10 = £21.89

    This book examines the ancient origins of debate about art as cultural property through Cicero's speeches.

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