Art and Crime: Exploring the Dark Side of the Art World

Art and Crime: Exploring the Dark Side of the Art World edited by Noah Charney

N 8795 .A78 2009

“Through the use of case examples and careful examination, this book presents the first interdisciplinary essay collection on art crime and its effects on all aspects of the art world. Contributors discuss art crime subcategories, including vandalism, iconoclasm, forgery, fraud, peace-time theft, war-time looting, archaeological looting, smuggling, submarine looting, and ransom. The contributors offer insightful analyses coupled with specific, practical suggestions that should be implemented to prevent and address art crime.”–publisher description.

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