5 fascinating facts about Leonardo da Vinci's Salvator Mundi

November 15, 2017
It's been called ethereal, mysterious, spooky and a rediscovered masterpiece. Whatever you think of it, the art world's eyes are on tonight's New York auction of the Salvator Mundi (Saviour of the World ) — touted as a long-lost painting by the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci.


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