World’s priciest painting, allegedly by Da Vinci, could reappear in the Louvre
The world’s most expensive painting, known as “Salvator Mundi,” could make an appearance at the Louvre in Paris this week.
The painting, which may have been produced by Leonardo da Vinci, depicts Jesus holding a transparent globe in one hand and offering a blessing with the other.
After the painting was sold for $450 million at Christie’s in November 2017, a source told The Wall Street Journal that it was acquired by Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and would be displayed at the Louvre Abu Dhabi museum the following year.
According to AFP, which first reported the news of…