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Louvre Artwork Moved Upstairs as Museum Closes for Weather
The iconic Louvre museum in Paris will close to the public Friday because of severe weather that has caused the Seine River to overflow its banks throughout the city. The museum, home to Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, said in a statement that artwork will be moved from areas where floodwaters could
Hidden Portrait Found Under 'Mona Lisa' Painting
A hidden portrait underneath the " Mona Lisa " has been discovered by a French scientist, who said he uncovered the image using reflective light technology. The digitally reconstructed image of the hidden portrait was presented at a press conference in Shanghai on Tuesday by scientist Pascal Cotte,
Mona Lisa Masks Hidden Portrait, Scientist Says
Pascal Cotte has spent more than ten years analyzing the Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece.
Blogger Turns White Castle Slider into $400 Gourmet Burger
There seems to be an unofficial formula to gourmet-ifying food: add gold leaf, caviar, foie gras, truffles and as many other very expensive ingredients as you possibly can. Which is exactly what Nick Chipman, the blogger behind Dude Foods, did to a White Castle slider, elevating the mini-burger to
Possible Leonardo da Vinci Artwork Found in Swiss Vault
Experts Claim the 500-Year-Old Painting is a Bona Fide Work of the Great Artist.
Real Mona Lisa Discovered?
Scientists may be able to prove who posed for Leonardo da Vinci's famous masterpiece.
Tammam Azzam - 'The Syrian Museum'
Tammam Azzam is a Syrian-born artist who created stirring digital composites using images of the Syrian War and classic masterpieces. In his words, “the Syrian Museum series incorporates iconic subjects from the greatest European masters, paralleling the greatest achievements of humanity with the
French Art and Pick Pocketing
Swarms of thieves at the Louvre cause staffers to protest, closing the world famous museum.
Mona Lisa : an Earlier Version?
And finally tonight, could a priceless painting actually be a copy? Mona lisa, da vinci's mysterious masterpiece is now being challenged by a younger rival. Her owners, of course, have millions of reasons to believe their painting is the original. So, abc's jeffrey kofman takes a close look so you
Second Mona Lisa Unveiled for First Time in 40 Years
It’s a mystery straight out of the da Vinci code. A famous portrait, hidden away in a Swiss bank vault for 40 years, with the potential to break open a mystery more than 500 years old. A second, earlier version of the Mona Lisa was unveiled to...