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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

Label
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
Describes how a small-time Dutch painter conned a reviled Nazi leader by creating works that impersonated those of Jan Vermeer, a seven-year deception during which the forger hid his mediocre abilities through psychologically manipulative practices
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dolnick, Edward
Dewey number
759.9492
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ND1662.M43
LC item number
D65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vermeer, Johannes
  • Meegeren, Han van
  • Art treasures in war
  • World War, 1939-1945
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 (pages [295]-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 349 pages
Isbn
9780060825416
Lccn
2007036578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • BK0007497084
  • 1137008
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 (pages [295]-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 349 pages
Isbn
9780060825416
Lccn
2007036578
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • BK0007497084
  • 1137008

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