September 24, 2012

'Lost' Da Vinci Painting to Remain a Mystery

Rossella Lorenzi, Discovery News

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A longstanding Leonardo da Vinci mystery -- the fate of a lost masterpiece known as the Battle of Anghiari –- will remain unsolved.

The ambitious project to find the long-lost artwork has been put on indefinite hold and the massive scaffolding erected for the hunt will be dismantled at the end of the month.

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