Gary Gimmestad's Reviews > The Rescue Artist: A True Story of Art, Thieves, and the Hunt for a Missing Masterpiece

The Rescue Artist by Edward Dolnick
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May 16, 2012

really liked it
Read in January, 2011

This is as much the story (sometimes very funny story!) of the theft of Edvard Munch's "The Scream" as it is a character study of Charley Hill, the world's greatest art detective. I'm a sucker for books about art theft and forgery - they're a very interesting mirror on cultural values - and this is one of my faves.

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