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.
(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...