The Impersonation (1984)

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  • Apropos the Disappearance of Reginald Pepper Alternative


Endeavours to piece together the story of the disappearance of contemporary English `primitive' artist, Reginald Pepper, after doubts had been raised as to the authenticity of his paintings. Using testimony from the critic Guy Brett, gallery owners Eric Lister and Andras Kalman and the professional artist Joanna Carrington who acted as his agent. Also explores the broader issues of `primitivism' in art.

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