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Friday Finds 4

I Was Vermeer: The Forger Who Swindled the Nazis, by Frank Wynne – This is a fascinating account of swindler and art forger Han van Meegeren and it raises larger questions about the authenticity of much of the art hanging on … Continue reading

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Saisir la perche

Eze, le village is a great place to travel to on a wintry day – even if only in my mind. It’s a classic village perché high on a cliff with a fabulous view of the Mediterranean Sea. I was … Continue reading

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La mariée est trop belle!

Unless you are dead, you may have noticed that there is an upcoming royal wedding. There was another big wedding on April 19, 1956 between Ranier III of Monaco and Grace Kelly, who was known thereafter as Her Serene Highness … Continue reading

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