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The Art Forger [electronic Resource]

A Novel

By Barbara A. Shapiro, 1951-

Boston painter Claire Roth has survived financially by painting reproductions, so when influential gallery owner Aiden Markel arrives with a bizarre proposal--her own show if she will forge a copy of a Degas, one of the pictures stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum--she says yes. As she works, Claire and Aiden become lovers, but she doesn't tell him about her discovery that the stolen Degas is itself a copy. This knowledge is Claire's lifeline when the finished forgery is discovered, Aiden and then Claire are both arrested, and only she can save them.

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Format: Ebook
Author: Shapiro, Barbara A., 1951-
Summary: Boston painter Claire Roth has survived financially by painting reproductions, so when influential gallery owner Aiden Markel arrives with a bizarre proposal--her own show if she will forge a copy of a Degas, one of the pictures stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum--she says yes. As she works, Claire and Aiden become lovers, but she doesn't tell him about her discovery that the stolen Degas is itself a copy. This knowledge is Claire's lifeline when the finished forgery is discovered, Aiden and then Claire are both arrested, and only she can save them.
Title: The art forger [electronic resource] : a novel / by B.A. Shapiro.
Publisher Date: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2012.
Subject: Gardner, Isabella Stewart, 1840-1924 -- Fiction. Degas, Edgar, 1834-1917 -- Fiction. Art -- Forgeries -- Fiction Art forgers -- Fiction. FICTION / General
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Isbn: 9781616201807 (electronic bk.) 1616201800 (electronic bk.) 9781616203184 (electronic bk.) 1616203188 (electronic bk.)
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Format: Ebook
Author: Shapiro, Barbara A., 1951-
Summary: Boston painter Claire Roth has survived financially by painting reproductions, so when influential gallery owner Aiden Markel arrives with a bizarre proposal--her own show if she will forge a copy of a Degas, one of the pictures stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum--she says yes. As she works, Claire and Aiden become lovers, but she doesn't tell him about her discovery that the stolen Degas is itself a copy. This knowledge is Claire's lifeline when the finished forgery is discovered, Aiden and then Claire are both arrested, and only she can save them.
Title: The art forger [electronic resource] : a novel / by B.A. Shapiro.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher, Date: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2012.
Description: 1 online resource (360 p.)
Subjects: Gardner, Isabella Stewart, 1840-1924 -- Fiction.
Subjects: Degas, Edgar, 1834-1917 -- Fiction.
Subjects: Art -- Forgeries -- Fiction
Subjects: Art forgers -- Fiction.
Subjects: FICTION / General
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Genre: Suspense fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.
Notes: Description based on print version record.
Web Site: http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=FC066EF4-EEA1-4176-99E1-DE5A3B9D1386 Click here to check out and download.
Web Site: http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=FC066EF4-EEA1-4176-99E1-DE5A3B9D1386 Click here to check out and download.
ISBN: 9781616201807 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 1616201800 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 9781616203184 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 1616203188 (electronic bk.)
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