Fourth-century Buddhist terracotta heads probably hacked off by the Taliban and found stuffed in poorly made wooden crates at Heathrow are to be returned to Afghanistan where they will be star museum The
Queen has one less Leonardo than she thought as lily painting in her collection is actually work of his teacher Verrocchio
The Royal Collection at Windsor Castle has one less drawing by Leonardo da Vinci than it thought it had. But it has gained one by the Renaissance master’s own teacher, Andrea del Verrocchio, an artistic
Fleeing for his life as the Nazis overan Prague in April 1939 Erwin Langweil was forced to leave behind some of his most treasured possessions, including a rare and valuable painting. Like so many Jewish
The restorers, data experts and art historians at the Rijksmuseum call it Operation Night Watch. “Because it is like a military operation in the planning,” said Taco Dibbits, the museum’s general director.