An unscrupulous Parisian art dealer tries to pass off some of Halifax's paintings as Old Masters.
When the ruse is uncovered, Halifax is arrested. As the Nazis converge on Paris, he is press-ganged by the Resistance to forge a number of great artworks so that the originals are safe.
He faces a terrible dilemma, there seems no way out.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 352 pages
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 04/06/2001
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780571206391