Morse and Lewis investigate the murder of fun-loving raconteur Harry Field, a mediocre artist with no real style to call his own, with many of his paintings featuring the same mystery woman. As they dig deeper into his past, they discover a possible link to art forgery. Meanwhile, Lewis considers trying for a promotion in Traffic Division. Written by
Did You Know?
The idea for this story came from the book: 'Fake?: The Art of Deception' By Mark Jones, Paul T. Craddock, Nicolas Barker, British Museum. See more
In the scene near the end in the art gallery, where Harry Field Snr is talking to Morse, the painting behind him changes at least three times. See more
Chief Inspector Morse
Here we are again, Lewis... putting together the last moments of a complete stranger's life... showing more concern for him than we would when he was alive.
Detective Sergeant Lewis
He wasn't our problem when he was alive, was he?
References Bonnie and Clyde
Music by Fats Waller
(as 'Thomas "Fats' Waller) and Harry Brooks
Harry Field listens to Waller recording in his studio See more