Life with the World’s Most Notorious Artist
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 916 , Segment 1
Episode: The Forger's Apprentice
- Mar 17, 2021 6:00 pm
- 40:01 mins
Backpacking through Europe as a young man, Mark Forgy stopped to take a job with Elmyr de Hory, who was, unbeknownst to Forgy, the greatest art forger of the 20th century. As his apprentice, Forgy actually came to appreciate a form of integrity in de Hory's life of deception. Guest: Mark Forgy, assistant to Elmyr de Hory, the most famous forgery artist of the 20th century, and author of "The Forger’s Apprentice: Life with the World’s Most Notorious Artist"