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Chinese librarian stole 143 famous paintings and replaced them with fakes

Chinese librarian stole 143 famous paintings and replaced them...

, a woman inspects artwork by the Chinese artist Qi Baishi -- whose works were stolen in the crime -- entitled 'Landscapes' during a China Guardian auction preview in Hong Kong. Image: DALE de la REY/AFP/GettyImages A former librarian at a ... Mashable, 1 month ago

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Masterpieces sold for profit after forgeries

Xiao Yuan, former library curator of Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art, has been charged with selling authentic art works and replacing them with fakes that he forged on his own. Prosecutors claim that Xiao took advantage of his post to steal more ...
 Ecns.cn1 month ago China-Curator/Trial  News Content1 month ago Curator theft raises museum alarms  Xinhua News Agency1 month ago China art university curator stands trial for selling precious works  Xinhua News Agency1 month ago

artnet releases six-month auction results: Auction market down 6% in the first six months of 2015

NEW YORK, NY .- artnet , the worlds leading resource to buy, sell, and research fine art, design, and decorative art online has released its recent findings from fine art auction sales for the first six months of 2015. Overall, the fine art auction ...
 Artdaily.org1 month ago

Chinese art curator admits to faking masterpieces

US pop star Taylor Swift, who is taking on e-commerce peddlers of unauthorized products, is hardly alone in her struggle with fake goods in China. A prestigious art institute in Guangzhou has discovered that it had forged artwork in its collection - ...
 Asiaone1 month ago
Sunday Independent

Man swapped artworks for own replicas

When Xiao Yuan took over as chief librarian at the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts he spotted a potentially lucrative sideline. In what was described on Tuesday as a phenomenally extreme act of fakery he began stealing and selling masterpieces, ...
 Sunday Independent1 month ago

Curator forges masterpieces, sells originals

Story highlights Former curator Xiao Yuan copied dozens of paintings and sold the originals at auction He amassed millions of dollars from the sales Fake products, known locally as "shanzhai," are a problem in China The Chinese art school curator ...
 CNN1 month ago Chinese curator forges 143 paintings, sells originals  CNN1 month ago
New Zealand Herald

Thief replaced stolen art with fakes

A former chief librarian at a Chinese university admitted in court Tuesday to stealing more than 140 paintings by grandmasters in a gallery under his watch and replacing them with fakes he painted himself. For two years up until 2006, Xiao Yuan ...
 New Zealand Herald1 month ago China curator admits forging 140 paintings  MENAFN1 month ago The Curious Case of China's Thieving Librarians  Epoch Times1 month ago College librarian in China steals paintings, replaces with fakes  AhmedabadMirror.com1 month ago

Curator forges, sells 143 paintings

(CNN) - China's penchant for fakery has reached new heights as an academic is charged with forging dozens of Chinese masterpieces. The Chinese art school curator has plead guilty to charges of copying more than 140 paintings from Chinese ...
 Channel40001 month ago
Irish Independent

Man stole 143 art masterpieces and replaced them with his fakes Asia-Pacific

In a heist worthy of a Hollywood plot, a librarian at a leading Chinese fine arts gallery has been accused of stealing 143 paintings by master artists over the course of two years and replacing them with his own forgeries. Xiao Yuan (57) told a ...
 Irish Independent1 month ago Chinese librarian's slow theft of masterpieces  Canberra Times1 month ago Man replaces masterpieces with his own  Sunday Star-Times1 month ago Librarian stole art masterpieces, replaced them with his own paintings  Sydney Morning Herald1 month ago

Chinese Man Admits To Stealing 140 Paintings And Replacing Them With His Own Art

An expert shows the painting "Children Playing under a Pomegranate Tree" by Chinese artist Zhang Daqian. The stolen works mentioned in the court transcript pertaining to Xiao Yuan included paintings by influential 20th century artists Qi Baishi, who used ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago
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