WineFraud Burgundy bottles copy

wine snobs got doctor conti while the rest of us get two buck chuck

FORGERY IS A TIME-HONORED TRADITION in the world of artRoman artists made copies of Greek sculp­tures, al­though whether the pur­chasers of these fakes were aware of their origin is un­known. Forgers have taken on new im­por­tance since the 19th cen­tury, as the name of the artist often has more meaning to a cus­tomer than the ac­tual quality of the painting. [Continue reading]