Leonardo da Vinci

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The Mercury News
Bay Area author events for Oct. 22-28Gifford: “The Cuban Club: Stories,” City Lights Booksellers, San Francisco, 7 p
The Mercury News / Posted 8 hours ago
Gifford: “The Cuban Club: Stories,” City Lights Booksellers, San Francisco, 7 p.m., www.citylights.com. Walter Isaacson: “Leonardo da Vinci,” JCCSF, San Francisco, 7 p.m., $28-$50, www.jccsf.org/arts. Nathan Runkle: “Mercy for Animals,” Book... Read more
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The Irish Times
The magic and mystery behind Ireland’s favourite paintinghe was appointed director of the National Gallery, London in 1874 he gave up pa
The Irish Times / Posted 11 hours ago
he was appointed director of the National Gallery, London in 1874 he gave up painting but contributed greatly to the development of the gallery, overseeing significant acquisitions of work by Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, Holbein and many... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Gridiron Book Club: Everything you wanted to know about Patrick Laird's favorite booksB. Johnson, and then I just bought a Thomas Jefferson one. I might do that one
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
B. Johnson, and then I just bought a Thomas Jefferson one. I might do that one next, but I might do Walter Isaacson’s Leonardo Da Vinci biography. What do you think you like the most about those “great man” biographies? I love trying to pull... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
20 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Your Next Business Ideabe a deeper form of motivation than your own. Luckily for us, we have been ble
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
be a deeper form of motivation than your own. Luckily for us, we have been blessed with great minds through the ages. From Leonardo Da Vinci to the Dalai Lama and Sir Richard Branson, your sources for motivational speeches and quotes are endless.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mystery surrounds Leonardo da Vinci painting worth $100 millionNot even $100 million can solve a newly discovered mystery within Leonardo da V
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Not even $100 million can solve a newly discovered mystery within Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi (Savior of the World)." The painting, which is being sold on Nov. 15 by Christie's New York, features Jesus Christ holding what appears to be an... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Mystery surrounds Leonardo da Vinci painting worth $100 millionNot even $100 million can solve a newly discovered mystery within Leonardo da V
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Not even $100 million can solve a newly discovered mystery within Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi (Savior of the World)." The painting, which is being sold on Nov. 15 by Christie's New York, features Jesus Christ holding what appears to be an... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Mystery surrounds Leonardo da Vinci painting worth $100 millionNot even $100 million can solve a newly discovered mystery within Leonardo da V
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Not even $100 million can solve a newly discovered mystery within Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi (Savior of the World)." The painting, which is being sold on Nov. 15 by Christie's New York, features Jesus Christ holding what appears to be an... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Leonardo Da Vinci's 'Male Mona Lisa' can be yours for just $100M (or more)The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction at Chr
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction at Christie's in New York for an estimated $100 million. Da Vinci’s depiction of Jesus, titled "Salvator Mundi," will be auctioned on Nov. 15. (Oct. 10) AP SAN FRANCISCO —... Read more
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Daily Mail
Can YOU spot why da Vinci painting is puzzling experts?artist's depiction of a glass orb The trasnparent object appears totally see-t
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
artist's depiction of a glass orb The trasnparent object appears totally see-though and light is not distorted The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is expected to fetch a staggering £75million at auction - despite experts... Read more
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New Kerala
Leonardo da Vinci Horse and Rider Sculpture returns to Las Vegas - newkerala news #281101LAS VEGAS: The only known sculpture to exist today, from the hand of Leonardo d
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
LAS VEGAS: The only known sculpture to exist today, from the hand of Leonardo da Vinci has returned to its Las Vegas home after a successful exhibition in Milan, Italy. The bronze artwork dubbed 'Horse and Rider' finished a 30 day public exhibit mere... Read more
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The Columbian
Biography explores fun and genus of Leonardo da VinciNEW YORK — Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson in a
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK — Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson in a playful mood. “He’s the most fun, joyous person I can imagine,” says the best-selling biographer, whose “Leonardo da Vinci” comes out Tuesday. “And that was the big... Read more
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CBS News
Excerpt: Walter Isaacson's "Leonardo da Vinci"book below -- and don't miss Dr. Jon LaPook's interview with Isaacson on "Sunda
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
book below -- and don't miss Dr. Jon LaPook's interview with Isaacson on "Sunday Morning" October 15! Vinci, 1452-1464 Leonardo da Vinci had the good luck to be born out of wedlock. Otherwise, he would have been expected to become a notary,... Read more
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CBS News
The genius of Leonardo da VinciThe painting "Salvator Mundi" by Leonardo da Vinci could fetch $100 million or
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
The painting "Salvator Mundi" by Leonardo da Vinci could fetch $100 million or so at auction next month -- just one small part of Leonardo's rich legacy. Our Cover Story is reported by Dr. Jon La Pook: They pack the gallery at the Louvre in Paris --... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Learn about the history of the parachuting troopsIn the fifteenth century, Leonardo Da Vinci envisioned airborne soldiers, and i
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
In the fifteenth century, Leonardo Da Vinci envisioned airborne soldiers, and in the nineteenth century Napoleon Bonaparte pondered invading Britain with French troops in hot-air balloons. But not until the 1940s did the technology exist to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Biographer celebrates joyous ‘da Vinci’NEW YORK — Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson in a
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK — Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson in a playful mood. “He’s the most fun, joyous person I can imagine,” said the best-selling biographer, whose “Leonardo da Vinci” comes out Tuesday. “And that was the big... Read more
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The Irish Times
Last known privately-owned Leonardo da Vinci painting goes to auction Salvator Mundi, the last known privately-owned painting by Leonardo da Vinci,
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
Salvator Mundi, the last known privately-owned painting by Leonardo da Vinci, is expected to fetch $100million (€84.4million) when it goes to auction at Christie's in New York on... Read more
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metro
15 things all curry lovers know to be trueor cold, with roti, naan or even bread.5. Special art to it Every time you rus
metro / Posted 9 days ago
or cold, with roti, naan or even bread.5. Special art to it Every time you rustle up a decent curry, you understand how Leonardo da Vinci must have felt after he painted the Mona Lisa. Usually for a good ten minutes you lean over the pot, stick... Read more
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Boston Globe
A season for art at New England museumsshines a light on drawing as a foundational process, from mindless doodling to
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
shines a light on drawing as a foundational process, from mindless doodling to decision-making. It includes works by Leonardo da Vinci, Paul Cézanne, and Bridget Riley. Through Jan. 7. RISD Museum, 20 North Main St., Providence.... Read more
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Variety
Sting and Trudie Styler Secure Buyer for New York City Duplexin early 2012 paid $88 million for a 6,744-square-foot penthouse and has been i
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
in early 2012 paid $88 million for a 6,744-square-foot penthouse and has been identified as the owner of the last authentic Leonardo Da Vinci painting in private hands that is scheduled for auction in November with an estimated sale price of $100... Read more
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Lifehacker
How and Why to Power Napto popular opinion, napping isn't for the lazy or depressed. Famous nappers hav
Lifehacker / Posted 10 days ago
to popular opinion, napping isn't for the lazy or depressed. Famous nappers have included Bill Clinton, Lance Armstrong, Leonardo da Vinci and Thomas Edison. The moral of the story: to be ultra-productive, just rest your head. You snooze, you... Read more
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ajc.com
Lost Leonardo da Vinci painting of Jesus could fetch $100 million at auctionAFP Contributor/AFP/Getty ImagesA journalist takes photos of Leonardo da Vinci'
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
AFP Contributor/AFP/Getty ImagesA journalist takes photos of Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" after it was unveiled at Christie's in New York on October 10, 2017. One of fewer than twenty painting by Leonardo da Vinci and the only one in private... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Lost Leonardo da Vinci painting of Jesus could fetch $100 million at auctionAFP Contributor/AFP/Getty ImagesA journalist takes photos of Leonardo da Vinci'
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
AFP Contributor/AFP/Getty ImagesA journalist takes photos of Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" after it was unveiled at Christie's in New York on October 10, 2017. One of fewer than twenty painting by Leonardo da Vinci and the only one in private... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Lost Leonardo da Vinci painting of Jesus could fetch $100 million at auctionAFP Contributor/AFP/Getty ImagesA journalist takes photos of Leonardo da Vinci'
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
AFP Contributor/AFP/Getty ImagesA journalist takes photos of Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" after it was unveiled at Christie's in New York on October 10, 2017. One of fewer than twenty painting by Leonardo da Vinci and the only one in private... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Lost Leonardo da Vinci painting of Jesus could fetch $100 million at auctionAFP Contributor/AFP/Getty ImagesA journalist takes photos of Leonardo da Vinci'
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 days ago
AFP Contributor/AFP/Getty ImagesA journalist takes photos of Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" after it was unveiled at Christie's in New York on October 10, 2017. One of fewer than twenty painting by Leonardo da Vinci and the only one in private... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Book World: Decoding da Vinci's odd geniusLeonardo da Vinci By Walter Isaacson Simon & Schuster. 624 pp. $35 Would you
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 days ago
Leonardo da Vinci By Walter Isaacson Simon & Schuster. 624 pp. $35 Would you hire this guy? The candidate is hopeless with deadlines and alternates between undisciplined meandering and grandiose hyperactivity. When he isn't sketching birds, he's... Read more
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11 News Houston
Leonardo Da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' expected to fetch $100M at auctionNEW YORK -- The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to au
11 News Houston / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK -- The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction in New York next month -- with a pre-sale estimate of around $100 million. "The Salvator Mundi is the Holy Grail of Old Master paintings," declared Christie's... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How unlucky Friday 13th began and the bad things that have happened on this dateand led to the death of a God called Balder. Loki was the 13th guest at the gat
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
and led to the death of a God called Balder. Loki was the 13th guest at the gathering.The Last Supper - after the fresco by Leonardo da Vinci, 15 April 1452 - 2 May 1519 (Image: Hulton Archive)Loki is said to have caused the death of a God (Image:... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Isaacson's new book celebrates genius of Leonardo da VinciFILE - In this Oct. 3, 2014 photo, author Walter… AP News | 10/12/17 05:10 AM
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2014 photo, author Walter… AP News | 10/12/17 05:10 AM NEW YORK (AP) -- Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson in a playful mood. Isaacson,... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Isaacson's new book celebrates genius of Leonardo da VinciNEW YORK (AP) — Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson in a playful mood. "He's the most fun, joyous person I can imagine," says the best-selling biographer, whose "Leonardo da Vinci" comes out Oct. 17. "And that was the big... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Isaacson's new book celebrates genius of Leonardo da VinciNEW YORK (AP) — Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson in a playful mood. "He's the most fun, joyous person I can imagine," says the best-selling biographer, whose "Leonardo da Vinci" comes out Oct. 17. "And that was the big... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Leonardo Davinci QuotationsDavinci1452-1519 (Age at death: 67 approx.) Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci Apr
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
Davinci1452-1519 (Age at death: 67 approx.) Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci April 1452 May 1519), more commonly Leonardo da Vinci or simply Leonardo, was an Italian Renaissance polymath whose areas of interest included invention,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rare Leonardo painting to stop in San Francisco before $100 million auctionOne of the rarest works of art in private hands, a painting by the Italian Rena
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
One of the rarest works of art in private hands, a painting by the Italian Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci, will be exhibited in San Francisco for just three days next week. “Salvator Mundi,” depicting Christ in a serene pose as “savior of the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Last Da Vinci Painting In Private Hands Will Be Auctioned Next MonthThe only known Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is heading to auctio
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
The only known Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is heading to auction. The portrait of Jesus Christ, Salvator Mundi, was only recently confirmed to be a da Vinci. This piece was thought to be a copy of a destroyed original. And it's still... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Simplicity is beautifulWhen famous Renaissance artist Leonardo Da Vinci came up with the quote, “Simpl
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
When famous Renaissance artist Leonardo Da Vinci came up with the quote, “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication,” he would have hardly thought that even 500 years later, it would be so apt in modern-day fashion. And while in the sphere of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.1452-1519 (Age at death: 67 approx.) Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci April 1452
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
1452-1519 (Age at death: 67 approx.) Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci April 1452 May 1519), more commonly Leonardo da Vinci or simply Leonardo, was an Italian Renaissance polymath whose areas of interest included invention, painting, sculpting,... Read more
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CBS News
Da Vinci painting expected to fetch $100 million at auctionNEW YORK -- The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to au
CBS News / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK -- The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction in New York next month -- with a pre-sale estimate of around $100 million. "The Salvator Mundi is the Holy Grail of Old Master paintings," declared Christie's... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Leonardo painting up for auction with $100 million estimateSecurity guards open a door to reveal "Salvator Mundi" by Leonardo da Vinci dur
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 days ago
Security guards open a door to reveal "Salvator Mundi" by Leonardo da Vinci during a news conference at Christie's in New York, Tuesday, Oct. 10,2017. (AP Photo/ Seth Wenig) NEW YORK — The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Last privately-owned Da Vinci painting could face up to $100 mn at New York auctionThe last Leonardo Da Vinci painting still in the hands of a private collector w
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
The last Leonardo Da Vinci painting still in the hands of a private collector will go under the hammer next month in New York, the Christie’s auction house said on Tuesday, estimating its worth at $100 million. Dating from around 1500, Salvator... Read more
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EuroNews
'Lost' Leonardo Da Vinci painting to be auctionedAnd even among those several of them are unfinished so the rediscovery of a com
EuroNews / Posted 11 days ago
And even among those several of them are unfinished so the rediscovery of a completely finished fully worked up painting by Leonardo da Vinci is the rarest of events in the art world. It is a great painting by Leonardo, of the sort that is... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Da Vinci portrait of Christ expected to fetch $100m at auctionexpected to fetch $100m at auction The portrait depicts Christ in vivid blue a
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
expected to fetch $100m at auction The portrait depicts Christ in vivid blue and crimson robes holding a crystal orb. Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi'. Picture: @ChristiesInc/Twitter NEW YORK – The last privately owned Leonardo da Vinci... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Last privately-owned Da Vinci to go on sale for $100MChristie’s unveils Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Salvator Mundi’ (pictured) with Andy Wa
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
Christie’s unveils Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Salvator Mundi’ (pictured) with Andy Warhol’s ‘Sixty Last Suppers’ at Christie’s New York on October 10, 2017 in New York City. Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Christie’s Auction House/AFP NEW YORK—The last... Read more
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Daily Mail
Divorced oligarch with ties to Trump sells last private-held Leonardoworld's greatest art collections Oligarch was also involved in the so-called '
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
world's greatest art collections Oligarch was also involved in the so-called 'most expensive divorce in history' The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction next month with an estimate price of about £98million... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Leonardo da Vinci painting up for auction with £76 million estimate Security guards open a door to reveal Salvator Mundi (AP/Seth Wenig) October
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Security guards open a door to reveal Salvator Mundi (AP/Seth Wenig) October 10 2017 The last Leonardo da... Read more
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The Christian Post
Da Vinci Painting of Jesus Christ Expected to Sell for $100M The last privately owned Leonardo da Vinci painting and one of fewer than 20
The Christian Post / Posted 12 days ago
The last privately owned Leonardo da Vinci painting and one of fewer than 20 by the Renaissance artist known to still exist is hitting the auction block, Christie's announced on... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Leonardo painting up for auction with $100 million estimateNEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going t
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction in New York next month - with a pre-sale estimate of around $100 million. Christie's announced Tuesday that the depiction of Jesus, titled "Salvator Mundi,"... Read more
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CTV News
Da Vinci painting up for auction with $100 million estimate Security guards open a door to reveal "Salvator Mundi" by Leonardo da Vinci d
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
Security guards open a door to reveal "Salvator Mundi" by Leonardo da Vinci during a news conference at Christie's in New York, Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. The piece, which was painted around... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Leonardo painting up for auction with $100 million estimateNEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going t
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction in New York next month - with a pre-sale estimate of around $100 million. Christie's announced Tuesday that the depiction of Jesus, titled "Salvator Mundi,"... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Leonardo painting up for auction with $100 million estimateNEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going t
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction in New York next month - with a pre-sale estimate of around $100 million. Christie's announced Tuesday that the depiction of Jesus, titled "Salvator Mundi,"... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Leonardo painting up for auction with $100 million estimateNEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going t
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction in New York next month - with a pre-sale estimate of around $100 million. Christie's announced Tuesday that the depiction of Jesus, titled "Salvator Mundi,"... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Leonardo painting up for auction with $100 million estimateNEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going t
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The last Leonardo da Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction in New York next month - with a pre-sale estimate of around $100 million. Christie's announced Tuesday that the depiction of Jesus, titled "Salvator Mundi,"... Read more
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