A £20m Caravaggio or a convincing fake? We’ll need a public display to know for sure

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The Italian newspaper La Repubblica reported one of the great recent discoveries in the art world last week. It claimed that 90-year-old Mina Gregori, one of the doyennes of Italian art history, had found the famously lost masterpiece of the Magdalene in Ecstasy in a European private collection outside Italy. If it is the real thing, its insurance value would be in excess of £20 million.

 

Period28 Oct 2014

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