Art Auction Mystery

Art Auction Mystery

Book - 2005
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Sixteen famous paintings from collections around the world have been stolen and replaced with clever forgeries. Now these fake paintings, along with sixteen others, are going up for auction. After an anonymous tip, the reader has to come to the rescue! By comparing the paintings to the originals, the reader has all the clues to figure out which paintings are real and which are fakes. Including work by the world's most famous artists, this book is part mystery, part puzzle, part art referencebook, and all-over fun!

Publisher: Boston : Kingfisher, 2005.
ISBN: 9780753458426
Branch Call Number: j 759 NILSEN A
Characteristics: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm.


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In Art Auction Mystery the reader helps decide which of the paintings are real and which are fakes. If you love puzzles and learning about art, this is the book for you!

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Oct 17, 2017

We really liked this book because it introduced famous artists, engaged readers to solve a mystery and incorporated math problems as part of the challenge. Wish there are more books like this!


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