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I was Vermeer : the rise and fall of the twentieth century's greatest forger

Author: Frank Wynne
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Presents the true story of Han van Meegeren, one of the world's greatest art forgers, who was charged with treason for selling a forged "Vermeer" painting to Nazi Commander Hermann Goring in 1945.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wynne, Frank.
I was Vermeer.
New York : Bloomsbury : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck, 2006
(OCoLC)989853321
Named Person: Han van Meegeren; Johannes Vermeer; Han van Meegeren; Johannes Vermeer; Han van Meegeren; Johannes Vermeer
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Wynne
ISBN: 1582345937 9781582345932
OCLC Number: 68221063
Description: x, 276 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Frank Wynne.
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Presents the true story of Han van Meegeren, one of the world's greatest art forgers, who was charged with treason for selling a forged "Vermeer" painting to Nazi Commander Hermann Goring in 1945.

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