Friday, December 8, 2023

Three New Books on the Art of the Fake

Three new books on the art of forgery and fakes, reviewed in this month’s New York Review of Books.

The books:

Forged: Why Fakes Are the Great Art of Our Age
by Jonathon Keats
Art Forgery: The History of a Modern Obsession
by Thierry Lenain
Caveat Emptor: The Secret Life of an American Art Forger
by Ken Perenyi


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