Collectors, antique enthusiasts and art lovers; how can you tell if an object is the real deal or straight up phony? Here is your chance to learn the ins and outs! Jeff Moran, Senior VP, Director and Auctioneer at John Moran Auctioneers, Inc, will be sharing his vast knowledge of arts & antiques. Growing up in the business, he has specialized himself in 19th and 20th century California and American paintings along with silver, ceramics, jewelry, rugs and books.
During this hour long session, Jeff will be diving into various case studies where him and his team have encountered forged items. You’ll also be introduced to methods, tools, and technologies they use today to help weed out the fakes, frauds, and forgeries. This is an informative evening at the Pasadena Museum of History not to be missed for those in possession of artifacts and those with a simple keen interest. Reserve your tickets today! More info below and here.
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WHAT: Fakes, Frauds & Forgeries: You Get What You Inspect, Not What You Expect
WHEN: Tuesday November 10, 2015, at 6.30 pm.
WHERE: Pasadena Museum of History, 470 W. Walnut Street. 626-577-1660
TICKETS: Museum members $15; General $20; advance reservations required.
Book online or call 1-800-838-3006, ext. 1. Tickets include entrance to the Exhibition
Galleries starting at 6:00 pm and a wine and cheese reception.
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