Sunday, 25 November 2018
The most costly Painting Is Missing
The world's most expensive painting world "disappears"
The most expensive painting world, 'Salvator Mundi' by Leonard Da Vinci, which reportedly 'disappeared', was sold at 350 million pounds last year to the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Professor Martin Kemp, a Da Vinci scientist who helped to make this work authentic ten years ago, said The Times:
"No one outside the immediate Arab hierarchy knows where it is."
The Daily Mail reported that in 2005 at an auction in New Orleans a consortium of art dealers including Robert Simon, senior craftsmen, bought less than $ 10,000 (£ 7809).
When Professor Kemp was asked where 500 years of painting could be, he answered with concern:
'I have no idea. The mystery of it's position is disturbing