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The Resource The forger's spell : a true story of Vermeer, Nazis, and the greatest art hoax of the twentieth century, Edward Dolnick

The forger's spell : a true story of Vermeer, Nazis, and the greatest art hoax of the twentieth century, Edward Dolnick

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The forger's spell : a true story of Vermeer, Nazis, and the greatest art hoax of the twentieth century
Title
The forger's spell
Title remainder
a true story of Vermeer, Nazis, and the greatest art hoax of the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Edward Dolnick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As riveting as a World War II thriller, The Forger's Spell is the true story of Johannes Vermeer and the small-time Dutch painter, Han van Meegeren, who dared to impersonate Vermeer centuries later. The con man's mark was Hermann Goering, one of the most reviled leaders of Nazi Germany and a fanatic collector of art
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The forger's spell : a true story of Vermeer, Nazis, and the greatest art hoax of the twentieth century, Edward Dolnick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-330) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 349 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060825416
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007036578
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn171287620
  • (OCoLC)171287620
Label
The forger's spell : a true story of Vermeer, Nazis, and the greatest art hoax of the twentieth century, Edward Dolnick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-330) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 349 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060825416
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007036578
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn171287620
  • (OCoLC)171287620

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