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A masterpiece of workmanship, the Lenox Globe measures 4.4 inches across and the hollow copper sphere is engraved in almost microscopic detail.
Beethoven's irregular heartbeat may have found its way into some of his most emotional works.
Earthquakes rattle Florence, raising concerns over the safety of Michelangelo's David. Continue reading →
A copy of the first compilation of the Bard's plays published in 1623, has been discovered in the library of a small town in northern France.
Sounds thought to have been supernatural, such as echoes in caves and canyons, appear to have inspired many early artists. Continue reading →
The elegant shape of the violin evolved over a period of 400 years, largely due to the influence of four prominent families of instrument makers, a new study finds.
Ice Age art in Indonesia includes the oldest known figurative cave painting, challenging the view that Europe was the birthplace of art.
Reclusive son of a Nazi-era art dealer who amassed a giant secret collection snuck a Monet with him into the German hospital where he died in May.
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