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Betrayed by technique

The painting above was stolen last Thursday from the Castelvecchio Museum in Verona. It is part of the robbery of masterpieces worth an estimate €15 million, and among them are works of great names like Rubens, Tintoretto, Pisanello and Bellini. But … Continue reading

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A hole in the sky

  Yesterday we visited the castle of La Latte, a fortress dating back to the 14th century. Inside its chapel I noticed this hole in the ceiling. It reminded me of the blockbuster The Truman Show, where the main character (Jim Carrey) … Continue reading

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