It was Zhang Daqian who is regarded as one of the most gifted master forger in twentieth century.
Now, another alleged master art forger who has faked paintings from famous abstract expressionist, including Mark Rothko and Jackson Pollock.
Believe it or not, a whopping of US$80 million scandal. And a fake Mark Rothko sold more than twice the original paintings.
He is an elderly artist by the name of Pei Shen Qian from Shanghai, China, who spoke in his first television interview.
“My intent wasn’t for my fake paintings to be sold as the real thing,” Qian said. “They were just copies to put up in your home if you like it.”
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