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this is thiago pivavarcik and jeff


of new york art forensics and this is a

jackson pollock

or at least it looks like one but it's

actually a fake

here's how they figured it out today we

will perform all the steps necessary

to determine its authorship


jackson pollock was an american painter


painted from the early 20s to the 1950s

he's best known by the drift or court


that he did from 1947

to the time of his death in 1956.

pollock's grip paintings are considered

his best period

so uh good sized well-preserved

jackson pollock he can go for over 100