(1878 - 1937)
Alceo Dossena was active/lived in Italy. Alceo Dossena is known for stone and marble sculpture, artwork used as forgery.
Biography Alceo Dossena
The following information was published in The New York Times.
Masters of the art of forgery
By Roderick Conway Morris
Published: July 31, 2004
Italy— Acurious but, until recently, never systematically investigated
spin-off of the 19th-century Gothic Revival was a thriving industry in
fake pictures and sculptures.
The epicenter of this activity was
Siena, as the products of the workshops here ended up in just about
every major museum, gallery and private collection in the world.
story of these fakes and their creators now unfolds in an immaculately
researched and visually sumptuous exhibition curated by the Sienese art
historian Gianni Mazzoni, "Falsi d'a
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