Spanish Forger - The Chatelaine "Couple venant verifier l'avancee des travaux", Late 19th Century-Early 20th Century (detail)

Spanish Forger / Unknown

July 9, 2020

The Spanish Forger is the name given to an unidentified individual who, in the late 19th to early 20th century, created a large number of forgeries of medieval miniatures.

Featured image: Spanish Forger - The Chatelaine "Couple venant verifier l'avancee des travaux", Late 19th Century-Early 20th Century (detail). Oil on wood panel. 15 9/10 × 15 7/10 × 1/5 in. 40.5 × 40 × 0.63 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy Sylvan Cole Gallery