4 Mar 2017

Arthur Tompkins: Art Crime - The Timbuktu Papers

From Saturday Morning, 9:45 am on 4 March 2017
Timbuktu Papers

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Arthur Tompkins is a District Court judge, and editor of Art Crime and its Prevention: A Handbook for Collectors and Art Professionals (Lund Humphries). He has a special interest in crimes involving artistic masterpieces, and writes a bi-monthly series of articles in the online magazine Versopolis about stolen masterpieces now back on public display. He will discuss the story of the Timbuktu manuscripts.