Elmyr de Hory est un des plus grands faussaires du 20 ème siècle. La lithographie "Odalisque" est numérotée 105/175 et signée. The life of Elmyr de Hory is itself a work of arteverything about him was a grand gesture of artifice.
Befriending the rich and famous, de Hory was both enigmatic and charming. Yet, behind his façade, de Hory was a frustrated artist struggling to maintain a standard of living he craved but could not afford.
His post-impressionist style of painting appeared passé compared to new styles like abstract expressionism. After several failed attempts to ignite his own career, de Hory focused on his talent as a forger. After discovering the fraud, the ensuing scandal unmasked de Hory as the artist behind the works. With Legros aid, de Hory likely inserted more than 1,000 forgeries into the art market during his 30-year career.
Many of these works have not been exposed and continue to reside in museums and private collections today. L'item "Elmyr de Hory Odalisque lithographie d'après Gauguin, signed and numéroted" est en vente depuis le lundi 2 mars 2020.
Il est dans la catégorie "Art, antiquités\Art du XXe, contemporain\Estampes, gravures". Le vendeur est "chrisgos-9" et est localisé à/en BARCELONA. Cet article peut être livré partout dans le monde.