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Monday, September 05, 2005

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A Question: Why should someone knife Lichtenstein's "Nudes in Mirror" on the grounds that it's fake? If it's fake, it's not worth the shiv. Surely, the anxiety that it might be real led this 35-year-old Austrian to deface the painting, so that, whether it was a fake or wasn't, it was no longer a pristine Lichtenstein.