In a city dripping with Renaissance jewels, the restored Last Supper unveiled last week looks at first glance like just another masterpiece by one of the great artists of the 16th century. Which it is.
Some see Renaissance influences; others, hints of Norman Rockwell. Have you noticed the Benjamin Franklin bust in the background and the clock on the mantle bisecting the frame? The instantly iconic photo
That hum of metropolitan liberal elite chatter you could hear this week wasn’t about Brexit, Extinction Rebellion, Meghan vs Kate or what to have for supper. It was about a TV programme: gilded US super-soap