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Bull, Knud Geelmuyden

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Forgery, Falsification, and Theft of Artworks; 19th-Century Art. 176 words.

Norwegian, 19th century, male.

Born 1811, in Bergen; died 1889.

Painter. Landscapes, mountainscapes, urban landscapes.

Condemned to 40 years of forced labour for...

Joni, I(cilio) F(ederico)

Alessandro Conti.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Painting; History of Art; Forgery, Falsification, and Theft of Artworks; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 315 words.

[Igino]

(b Siena, July 18, 1866; d Siena, Jan 23, 1946).

Italian forger, restorer and writer. He is best known for his autobiography, a broad panoramic portrait of...

Kokan

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Forgery, Falsification, and Theft of Artworks; Prints and Printmaking; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 351 words.

Japanese, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1747, in Edo (now Tokyo); died 1818, in Edo.

Painter, engraver.

Kokan, a pupil of Harunobu (1725?-1770), one of the...

Weininger, Salomon

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Metalwork; Forgery, Falsification, and Theft of Artworks; 19th-Century Art. 122 words.

(d 1879).

Austrian goldsmith, forger and thief. In the 1860s the Geistliche Schatzkammer in Vienna sent five items from its collection to Weininger’s workshop for...