The skillfull forger – Han Van Meegeren

Henricus (Han) Antonius van Meegeren was born in Deventer in the Netherlands in 1889. He began studying architecture but gave that up to become an artist. My paintings will become original Vermeers once more. I produced them not for money…
The worlds most valuable missing paintings

Disappeared in: 2000 Reward offered: Undisclosed As Oxford’s revellers were welcoming in the Millenium, a criminal used the opportunity to break into the city’s Ashmolean Museum and steal Cezanne’s painting, View of Auvers-sur-Oise. The painting is still unlocated, although no…
What really happened to Bobby Dunbar?

A strange story Bobby Dunbar was only four years old in 1912, when he disappeared while on a family holiday in Louisiana. Hundreds of volunteers joined in the search for Bobby, combing the riverbanks, slicing open the bellies of alligators,…