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Apr 16, 2015 09:54 AM ET
Nearly 100,000 works of art are stolen every year. Though the pretty pictures can be hard to move, thieves had a surprisingly easy time taking them.
Apr 1, 2015 09:40 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
An ancient Egyptian masterpiece is in fact a fake created in the 19th century, a researcher says.
Oct 8, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Ice Age art in Indonesia includes the oldest known figurative cave painting, challenging the view that Europe was the birthplace of art.
Jul 16, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
A wall painting, dating back over 4,300 years, has been discovered in a tomb located just east of the Great Pyramid of Giza.
Jun 5, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Until recently, the Dutch seascape simply showed groups of people gathered on a beach in The Hague in the Netherlands.
May 27, 2014 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Previously undetected 16th century paintings are discovered the Temple of Angkor Wat in Cambodia.
Mar 26, 2014 10:18 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Sticky cheese might be the secret behind one of the most intriguing Mannerist paintings. Continue reading →
Mar 26, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
As restorers work to revitalize a painting by 16th-century Mannerist Jacopo Pontormo, surprising details emerge.