The Louvre Abu Dhabi is now claiming they own the world's most expensive art work.
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Someone just snagged what they believe to be an original Leonardo for the highest amount ever paid for an art work. The post Leonardo da Vinci’s “Salvator Mundi” Sells for $400 Million, Shattering All Art Auction Records appeared fi...
Masterpieces by Leonardo da Vinci and Vincent van Gogh will be among 300 works displayed at the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the Emirate said Sunday, as it aims to become a leader in fine art. The museum, built at a cost of 500 million euros (...
The museum's director says he is in talks with the buyer of the record-setting painting to display it in Paris next year. The post Is Leonardo’s “Salvator Mundi” Going to the Louvre? appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The painting, which sold at auction last month for $450 million, is evidently going on long-term loan to the new (and also expensive) Persian Gulf museum, which opened last month.