Museum  December 7, 2017

Salvator Mundi Coming to Louvre Abu Dhabi

Courtesy Louvre Abu Dhabi

Leonardo da Vinci, Salvator Mundi

Today in a trio of multi-language tweets, the Louvre Abu Dhabi announced that they will display Leonardo da Vinci's Salvator Mundi. The museum, which opened last month, offered no further details on the upcoming display of the sensational painting. Dubbed by Christie's as "The Last da Vinci", the painting set a world record at auction last month, selling for $450 million, despite doubts about its authenticity. 

Latest News

Hidden for 13 Years, Armstrong’s Apollo 11 Spacesuit is Back on Display
You’d expect that the suit used to protect Neil Armstrong from the harsh…
"Evidence of Care": Sculptures to Build Empathy and Compassion
Track 16 is pleased to present Los Angeles-based artist Galia Linn in her solo…
The Lineman with a Paintbrush: Ernie Barnes Paints America
One of the most popular artists of the 1960s and 70s that you may have never…
Christie's to Offer Trove of Leonard Cohen Letters
This June 5-13 Christie’s will bring to auction a superb and largely unknown…
Nomura Announces the Creation of $1 Million Contemporary Art Prize

Tokyo—Nomura Holdings, Inc. today announced it is creating the largest cash…