Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Authenticity, Fakes, and Misconceptions in Art
Fakes and forgeries fascinate us, but what are we really talking about? Outright forgeries do exist, but misconceptions, mistakes, and mysteries are much more common. Join this lunchtime lecture with NCMA Conservator Perry Hurt for a wide-ranging talk about authentic artwork, fakery, and the large gray area in between.
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Jan Lievens, The Feast of Esther, circa 1625, oil on canvas, 51 1/2 — 64 1/2 in., Purchased with funds from the State of North Carolina