Spotting a Forgery

Artwork Type

Editorial Illustration, Illustration

Client / For



Sep 28, 2022

Editorial illustrations are used to visually communicate an article in a magazine.

• Vertical format. 11 x 8 ½
• Make sure you leave room for TEXT
• Final art (due in a later module) may be done in your medium of choice.
• Artwork must be full-bleed

Thomas Hoving declared that 40% of MET works are fake, before adding that it is a very widespread phenomenon. The Museum of Elne (Pyrenees- Orientales) indeed holds the rope, with 60%. As for the Mimara Museum in Zagreb, almost all of the 3,754 works are allegedly counterfeit.

Collage classwork