CATEGORY: Renaissance
Scientist Finds Hidden Portraits Underneath “Mona Lisa”
December 9, 2015

Using reflective light technology, French scientist Pascal Cotte has found several images hidden beneath the surface of Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece. Read More

9 Things You May Not Know About Michelangelo
March 6, 2015

On the 540th anniversary of his birth, learn nine surprising facts about the artist often called “the Divine One.” Read More

Mona Lisa’s Long-Lost Twin Turns Up in Spain
February 1, 2012

A "Mona Lisa" replica at the Prado in Madrid was probably painted alongside the original by one of Leonardo da Vinci’s apprentices. Read More