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0058509
GEORGE BIDWELL (c1837-1899).
American confidence man. The trial of George and Austin Bidwell, George MacDonald, and Edwin Noyes Hills for forgery at the Central Criminal Court in Old Bailey, London, England, August 1873.
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0058507
GEORGE BIDWELL (c1837-1899).
American con man. Ticket of leave granted Bidwell in 1887 after he had served nearly fourteen years in prison in England for forgery.
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0091713
CHECK FORGER, 1890.
A check forger is caught at a New York bank. Wood engraving, American, 1890.
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0216690
COUNTERFEIT CURRENCY, 1938.
A Secret Service agent checking over confiscated counterfeit currency in his office at the U.S. Treasury Department, October 1938.
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0085392
HANS VAN MEEGEREN
(1889-1947). Dutch painter, art-restorer, and art-forger. Photographed in Amsterdam, 1947.
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0099760
KONRAD KUJAU (1938-2000).
German artist and forger, photographed while painting a copy of Max Liebermann's 'Dutch Cowgirl,' 1991. Full credit: amw Pressedienst GmbH - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0093389
COUNTERFEIT MONEY, 1947.
Twenty-one million dollars in conterfeit money seized in Marseilles, 1947.
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0108458
FALSE DMITRY I (1581-1606).
Tsar of Russia, 1605-06. One of three imposters claiming to be the youngest son of Ivan the Terrible, Dmitry Ivanovich. His real name is generally believed to be Grigory Otrepyev. Line engraving.
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0127491
FALSE DMITRY I: CORONATION.
Left: Wedding procession of the first false Dmitry, czar of Russia, 1605-1606, and Marina Mniszech of Poland. At right is the coronation of Marina Mniszech, 1606. Polish painting, c1606.
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0058511
GEORGE BIDWELL (c1837-1899).
American con man. Bidwell in chains during his fourteen years imprisonment in England for forgery.
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0158300
PROCES DU FAUSSAIRE JEAN PIERRE SCHECROUN.
Jean-Pierre Schecroun, french painter and art forger who made forgeries of work of modern masters, here at trial with his lawyer Charles Delauney october 10, 1963 Paris. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved. 
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0147274
JEAN PIERRE SCHECROUN.
Jean-Pierre Schecroun, french painter and art forger who made forgeries of work of modern masters, here in his workshop on october 8, 1963 in Paris. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0072586
ETRUSCAN WARRIOR STATUE.
Statue of an Etruscan warrior, early 20th century, at first believed to be an authentic work from the Etruscan period but exposed as a forgery in 1961.
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0058510
GEORGE BIDWELL (c1837-1899).
George Bidwell and Edwin Noyes Hills examined in front of the Lord Mayor before their trial for forgery at London, England, 1873.
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0125752
COPTIC FIGURE.
Limestone figure of a woman holding a cross, at first believed to be an authentic work from the Coptic period, 4th century A.D., but later determined to be a 20th century forgery.
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0127379
FALSE DMITRY I (1581-1606).
Tsar of Russia, 1605-06. One of three imposters claiming to be the youngest son of Ivan the Terrible, Dmitry Ivanovich. His real name is generally believed to be Grigory Otrepyev. Line engraving.
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0108459
FALSE DMITRY II (d. 1610).
Tsar of Russia, 1607-10. The second of three imposters claiming to be the youngest son of Ivan the Terrible, Dmitry Ivanovich. Line engraving.
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0058508
GEORGE BIDWELL (c1837-1899).
American con man. The trial of George and Austin Bidwell, George MacDonald, and Edwin Noyes Hills for forgery at the Central Criminal Court in Old Bailey, London, England, August 1873.
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0370185
DREYFUS AFFAIR, 1898.
'The Dreyfus Case - The Real "Degradation."' American cartoon by Herman Mayer, depicting the French Army stuffed with 'Lies,' 'Forgery,' and 'Treason,' crushing a sword labeled 'French Army,' while 'La France' and 'Justice' mourn its destruction.
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0102431
ADOLF HITLER (1889-1945).
Chanceller of Germany, 1933-1945. Photographed after his release from prison at Landsberg am Lech, Germany, 20 December 1945. The photograph was falsely retouched at Hitler's request to show the entrance to the prison.
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0408840
HANS VAN MEEGEREN
(1889-1947). Dutch painter, art-restorer, and art-forger. On trial for forgery and fraud in Amsterdam. Photograph, 1947.
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0147275
JEAN PIERRE SCHECROUN.
Jean-Pierre Schecroun, french painter and art forger who made forgeries of work of modern masters, here in his workshop on october 8, 1963 in Paris. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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0268751
FALSE DMITRY I (1581-1606).
Tsar of Russia, 1605-06. One of three imposters claiming to be the youngest son of Ivan the Terrible, Dmitry Ivanovich. His real name is generally believed to be Grigory Otrepyev. Full credit: Tal - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0086980
OTTO WACKER (1898-1970).
German art dealer. Wacker accused of forging 30 paintings by Vincent Van Gogh. Wacker (center) at his trial in Berlin, Germany, October 1932.
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0085391
HANS VAN MEEGEREN
(1889-1947). Dutch painter, art-restorer, and art-forger. Photographed 1946-7.
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0268752
FALSE DMITRY I (1581-1606).
Tsar of Russia, 1605-06. One of three imposters claiming to be the youngest son of Ivan the Terrible, Dmitry Ivanovich. His real name is generally believed to be Grigory Otrepyev. Full credit: Tal - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0141507
COUNTERFEITERS.
These 3 mens have made 700000 francs with false bills : l-r : Alexis Houvaloff, Antoine Dowgierd and Ceslaw Bojarski on january 21, 1964. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved. 
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0265278
SEATTLE: SPACE NEEDLE, 1999.
The Space Needle in Seattle, Washington. Photograph, 1999. Full credit: Förger - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0619073
POLAND.
Moses Wilhelm Shapira (1830-1884), Jerusalem antiquities dealer, forger and purveyor of fake Biblical artifacts, date not known but probably c. 1870. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC.
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0516683
BRITISH LIBRARY.
. A forged passport for a vagrant. Ralph Bower, a schoolmaster of Penrith, confessed to the forgery. Full credit: British Library / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0353086
MAUNA KEA OBSERVATORY.
The Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope and others at the Mauna Kea Observatories on Mauna Kea in Hawaii. Photograph, 2000. Full credit: Förger - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0605199
ENGLAND/ US.
?Ç˙Drake?ÇÖs Plate of Brass?ÇÖ?Çöthe fake plaque which reputedly confirmed Francis Drake?ÇÖs claim of colonising California in 1579. On the inscription, the new British territory is correctly referred to as ?Ç˙New Albion?ÇÖ. However, the plaque was proved to be a fake in the 1970s. . Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rig
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0619072
POLAND.
Moses Wilhelm Shapira (1830-1884), Jerusalem antiquities dealer, forger and purveyor of fake Biblical artifacts, date not known but probably c. 1870. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC.