University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: John D. Cooney

Assorted Errors In Art Collecting

By: John D. Cooney

In assembling the exhibition of Egyptian forgeries for The Brooklyn Museum to open in November 1963* as┬áThe Forger’s Progress it was necessary to contact many collectors and institutions. It would be instructive though hardly diplomatic to write a series of case histories on the reactions of those approached. The degree of shocked surprise was almost […]