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Art Authentication

Art Authentication

See how clever computer algorithms can distinguish a master fake from a masterpiece.

arrow Catching a Copy

See if you can tell a fake from a genuine van Gogh, and hear more about how one team of computer scientists did it.

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Computer scientist Eric Postma of Holland's Maastricht University answers your questions on the digital analysis of paintings.

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How many brush strokes are there in a single van Gogh painting?