Read more about the article Elderly Villagers Colour Over Ancient Buddha Statues For ‘Good Luck’
Photo shows the cliff statue of Shifeihe after it was painted by villagers in Nanjiang, Sichuan, China, undated. Restoration has been carried out. (AsiaWire)

Elderly Villagers Colour Over Ancient Buddha Statues For ‘Good Luck’

A group of villagers have invoked the wrath of the locals after they vandalised two 1,400-old Buddha statues by painting them with vivid colours claiming it was for religious offerings.…

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Read more about the article USD 5 Charity Shop Painting Was USD 200,000 Masterpiece
Photo shows a painting of Newell Convers Wyeth, called Ramona, undated. Newell Convers Wyeth, known as N. C. Wyeth, was an American painter and illustrator. (Bonhams Skinner/Newsflash)

USD 5 Charity Shop Painting Was USD 200,000 Masterpiece

A painting bought in a charity shop for just USD 5 has been sold at auction as a modern masterpiece for nearly USD 200,000. The lucky buyer, who has not…

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Read more about the article Long-Lost Painting Of Devil’s Game To Go Under Hammer
Photo shows 'La Coda del Diavolo' (The Devil's Tail), oil on canvas by Fausto Zonaro, estimated 100,000 160,000. The painting will be put up for auction at Dorotheum in Vienna on October 24, 2023. ( Dorotheum/Newsflash)

Long-Lost Painting Of Devil’s Game To Go Under Hammer

A 19th-century royal painting missing for more than 100 years is to go under the hammer for EUR 160,000 after it was rediscovered in a private collection. The artwork, 'La…

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Read more about the article Picasso Work Valued Up To GBP 2.2m Under Hammer
Image shows painting named 'Bust of a Woman', by Pablo Picasso from 1971. It will go under the hammer in the city of Cologne, Germany, for the first time in 25 years at the value of between EUR 1.5 million (GBP 1.3 million) and EUR 2.5 million (GBP 2.2 million). (VAN HAM Kunstauktionen KG/Newsflash)

Picasso Work Valued Up To GBP 2.2m Under Hammer

A painting by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso estimated at EUR 1.5 million (GBP 1.3m) to EUR 2.5 million (GBP 2.2m) is due to go under the hammer in Germany. The…

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Read more about the article Elephant In Florida Zoo Creates Painting With Lessons From Local Artist
Artist, Lynn Garcia, creates an artwork with Peggy, the African elephant, using non-toxic paint, undated. Lynn Garcia collaborated with Miami Zoo to create the artwork. (Zoo Miami/CEN )

Elephant In Florida Zoo Creates Painting With Lessons From Local Artist

This is the moment a fully-grown elephant at a Florida zoo teams up with a local artist and creates a stunning painting. The two met up at the elephant's enclosure…

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Read more about the article Missing Last Supper Painting Found After More Than 150 Years Shows Jesus On Cushions
Image shows the painting dubbed as 'The Last Supper', undated photo. It was found after being lost for 150 years at the church of St. Petri in the town of Seehausen (Altmark), in the district of Stendal, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany, ( Dr. Walter Fiedler/CEN)

Missing Last Supper Painting Found After More Than 150 Years Shows Jesus On Cushions

The surprise finding of a long-lost Last Supper painting in Germany that shows Jesus and the disciples lounging on cushions rather than seated at a table has been described as…

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Read more about the article Dutch Art Experts Claim Piece Long Thought To Be Imitation Is Actually A Rembrandt
Photo shows "The Raising of the Cross" oil sketch from the 1640s, which was believed to be an be an imitation, undated photo. The Bredius Museum in The Hague, Netherlands, where the sketch has been on display since it was bought in 1921, has revealed, thanks to new scientific techniques, it was, in fact, painted by Rembrandt. (@MuseumBredius/Newsflash)

Dutch Art Experts Claim Piece Long Thought To Be Imitation Is Actually A Rembrandt

Art experts in the Netherlands have claimed that a piece long thought to be an imitation was actually painted by Rembrandt himself. "The Raising of the Cross" oil sketch had…

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Read more about the article Search For Suspect Who Painted Menhir Stone Like Those Made By Obelix White
The menhir of La Lancha after it was painted white, in Arcos, Spai, undated. Picture shows the 5,000-year-old megalithic landmark was whitewashing. (entornoajerez.com/Newsflash)

Search For Suspect Who Painted Menhir Stone Like Those Made By Obelix White

A search is underway for a suspect who whitewashed history by painting a 5.000 year-old-menhir completely white. Menhir's started appearing in the middle Bronze Age and are most commonly found…

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