Photo Gallery: Interview with Forger Wolfgang Beltracchi
03/09/2012
In one of Germany's biggest-ever art scandals, the former hippie and talented...
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In one of Germany's biggest-ever art scandals, the former hippie and talented artist Wolfgang Beltracchi forged dozens of paintings over a period of 35 years, earning millions in the process. Now, he's going to jail -- but first he told SPIEGEL in an exclusive interview about how he did it and why he eventually got caught.