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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
As riveting as a World War II thriller, The Forger's spell is the true story of Johannes Vermeer and the small-time Dutch painter, Han van Meegeren, who dared to impersonate Vermeer centuries later. The con man's mark was Hermann Goering, one of the most reviled leaders of Nazi Germany and a fanatic collector of art
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dolnick, Edward
Dewey number
  • 759.9492
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ND1662.M43
LC item number
D65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meegeren, Han van
  • Vermeer, Johannes
  • 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
Note
  • Includes "P.S. Insights, Interviews & More..."
  • Originally published by HarperCollins Publishers, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xii, 349, 18 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060825423
Other physical details
ill., ports., facs.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm262886556
  • 4456-40960
  • (OCoLC)262886556
Label
The forger's spell : a true story of Vermeer, Nazis, and the greatest art hoax of the twentieth century, Edward Dolnick
Publication
Note
  • Includes "P.S. Insights, Interviews & More..."
  • Originally published by HarperCollins Publishers, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xii, 349, 18 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060825423
Other physical details
ill., ports., facs.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm262886556
  • 4456-40960
  • (OCoLC)262886556

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