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by Mould, Philip

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Overview

TitleThe art detective : fakes, frauds and finds and the search for lost treasures
Author / Responsible partyMould, Philip
CollectionNonfiction
GenreHistory.
TopicsHistory. Art. Art dealers. Art -- Expertising.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]
Published2018

Summary

Philip Mould, one of the world's foremost authorities on British portraiture and an irreverent and delightful expert for the Antiques Roadshow, serves up his secrets and his best stories, blending the technical details of art detection and restoration with juicy tales peopled by a range of eccentric collectors, scholars, forgers, and opportunities. Originally published: Sleuth : the amazing quest for lost art treasures.

Additional Information

descriptiondata
System control numberE13443
Original Print PublisherLondon : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2009.
Narrator NameJames Langton.
Participant or performer noteJames Langton.
Narrators GenderMale narrator