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How a Queens Man
Apr 23, 2014 7:10 AM CDT
How a Queens Man Forged Modern Masterpieces
Heat, tea bags used to "age" Pei-Shen Qian's paintings
- A painter in Queens and his co-conspirators reportedly managed to trick experts for years with forgeries of Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko, and other masters—and the techniques they used were, it seems, surprisingly simple. For instance: An art dealer in the $33 million scheme, one Jose Carlos Bergantiños Diaz,...
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