Out of Africa

Out of Africa : Oceanic Art Fakes made in Africa

March 18, 2020

This is an article that I published in 2003 on the manufacturing of fakes in Africa as the workshops there produce Oceanic Art fakes for the world market. Fakes are an unfortunate by product of the art market and while they do cause lots of trouble most of them can be detected if one is careful enough and learns how to spot the differences between the authentique and the spurious...Click here : Out of Africa