Konrad Kujau´s - Hitlerdiaries

 

 

Konrad Kujau was an artist and forger who became famous in 1983 as the creator of the so-called Hitler Diaries, for which he received 9.3 million DM from the magazine Stern.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A false Konrad Kujau

 

 

An apparent niece of Kujaus had printed Kujous’ sign on to 700 pictures, declared them to be ‘original-fakes’ and had planed to sell them via internet and to galleries for up to 3.500€.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What a good counterfeiter needs…?

Firstly we would recommend Hebborn’s “A Counterfeiter’s Handbook”, in which each step has been explained in detail. And as second step a visit in the Museum of Art Fakes in Vienna.

 

 

 

 

 

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