One of Margaret Keane's "Big Eyes" portraits - hugely popular in the Although her husband was credited as the artist, Margaret claims she painted the portraits. Their story is the subject of Tim Burton's movie "Big Eyes" opening in December.
Tim Burton, a filmmaker known for his own brand of ghoulish cartoon characters, is taking on the world of wide-eyed artist, Margaret Keane, in a new movie titled “Big Eyes.” Margaret Keane (born is an American artist and pop … Continua a leggere→
The big-eyed children: the extraordinary story of an epic art fraud - In the Walter Keane was feted for his sentimental portraits that sold by the million. But in fact, his wife Margaret was the artist, working in virtual slavery to maintain his success.