Wolfgang Beltracchi
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The ex-con artist now making millions

A German forger who conned the art world out of millions of dollars is holding his first exhibition since becoming a free man.

Wolfgang Beltracchi forged paintings by some of the world's most famous artists including Picasso and Max Ernst.

Now his paintings are worth millions in their own right.

The BBC's Frankie McCamley met him in his studio in Montpellier in the south of France.

  • 09 May 2015
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