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I was Vermeer: the legend of the forger who swindled the Nazis

I was Vermeer: the legend of the forger who swindled the Nazis

Wynne, Frank, author

This account of greed, hubris, excess, treason and fine art tells the story of a failed artist and the greatest forger of all time, who executed a swindle which both earned him money and the unwanted attention of the Nazis, as well as the eventual acclaim of the very critics who had mocked him

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury, [2017]
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Statement of responsibility: Frank Wynne
ISBN: 1408895854, 9781408895856
Note: Originally published: 2006.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: x, 276 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 24 cm
Subject: Biography.; Meegeren, Han van, 1889-1947.; Art forgers Netherlands Biography.; Vermeer, Johannes, 1632-1675 Forgeries.