Lost Da Vinci Mural Found in Milan Castle

A 15th-century Leonardo da Vinci mural has been discovered in a Milan castle. Traces of the mural were found in Sforza Castle. The mural, which depicts a canopy of mulberry trees, has been hidden underneath multiple layers of whitewash – sometimes up to 17 layers – for up to 500 years, according to the Opficio delle Pietre Dure, a restoration institute in Florence [continue reading here]

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