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Fake Or Fortune?

Every picture tells a story, but in FAKE OR FORTUNE? valuable paintings are about to be treated as crime scenes! Beyond the genteel galleries and upmarket auction houses of the art world lies a dimension rarely seen - a darker side of incalculable wealth, social ambition, and sometimes subterfuge. In this engaging mini-series, a recognized art sleuth, a doctor of history, and cutting edge scientists join forces to discover the truth behind controversial paintings. From Paris and Amsterdam to Cape Town and New York, the team employ old-fashioned detective skills, real-time investigations, and the latest forensic testing to reveal compelling . . .

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Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 - 7:00 PM    "Degas and the Little Dancer" Journalist Fiona Bruce, art expert Philip Mould and art historian Bendor Grosvenor, along with cutting-edge scientists investigate mysteries behind paintings in a new three-part season. A small painting bought as a work by Edgar Hilaire Degas is not in the official catalogue and is not recognized as genuine. The trio travels to Paris, Hamburg and Berlin while chasing its history. Part 1 of 3 G
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Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 - 7:00 PM "Degas and the Little Dancer" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Apr 28, 2013 - 5:00 PM "Degas and the Little Dancer" (IDAHO)
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Tuesday, Apr 30, 2013 - 7:00 PM "Turner: A Miscarriage of Justice?" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, May 5, 2013 - 5:00 PM "Turner: A Miscarriage of Justice?" (IDAHO)
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Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 7:00 PM "Van Dyck: What Lies Beneath" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, May 12, 2013 - 5:00 PM "Van Dyck: What Lies Beneath" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 5:00 PM "Monet, Monet, Monet" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, May 26, 2013 - 5:00 PM "Lost Picture" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Jun 2, 2013 - 4:59 PM "The Genuine Article" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Jun 9, 2013 - 5:00 PM "Spoils of War" (IDAHO)
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