Theft and Forgery in the World of Art courtesy of Printerinks.
This interactive graphic summarises global trends in art theft, the areas most affected by art crime, the most common theft locations, major art heists, stolen paintings that have travelled the world, art forgeries and what your best protection against art forgery is.
There are three main interactive sections that draw you into the art world.
1- In the major art heists section you can interactively select further to find out more about the heist.
2- In the journey of the stolen paintings you can select the map and visit various locations to see when the paintings were stolen, where they were stolen from, what happened in the incident and the estimated value.
3- In the art forgeries intent to deceive you can find out more about some of the most incredible forgeries by selecting each forger for further information on them.
To interact with these now visit Printerinks Theft and Forgery in the World of Art