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THE ART OF THE CON: THE MOST NOTORIOUS FORGERIES IN THE ART WORLD

February 9, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

$6

Anthony M. Amore, author of The Art of the Con, will share stories about some of history’s most notorious hoaxes. They involve stolen art hidden for decades; elaborate ruses that implicate the Nazis and allegedly plundered art; the theft of a famous artist’s prototype to make forgeries; the manipulation of auction sites to cheat buyers out of millions; and other confidence schemes, amazing not only for their boldness—but also because they actually worked.

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Date:
February 9, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$6
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://www.campusce.net/brookline/course/course.aspx?C=2172&pc=58&mc=71&sc=0

Venue

Brookline Adult & Community Education
115 Greenough Street
Brookline, MA 02445 United States
Phone:
617-730-2700
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/brooklineadulted/

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Brookline Adult & Community Education
Phone:
617-730-2700
Email:
bacep@brookline.k12.ma.us
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/brooklineadulted/?ref=tn_tnmn

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