And it’s not even a Stradivarius.
The show, which opened in September, questions the provenance of the $450 million painting.
Police Recover a Stolen Copy of Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Salvator Mundi,’ the World’s Most Expensive Painting
No one knew the reproduction was missing because Museum of San Domenico Maggiore has been closed due to Covid-19.
The winner will get to witness Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece undergoing its annual inspection.
The total nearly doubles the previous record of 540,000 visitors for a single exhibit.
The whereabouts of the real Salvator Mundi—the most expensive painting to sell at auction—remain unknown.
The gargantuan exhibition opens October 24. Best get yourself to Paris.
There’s now a belief that the painting is onboard a superyacht owned by Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman.
With an Assist from the Queen, U.K. Museums Will Celebrate the 500th Anniversary of Leonardo’s Death
A major exhibition of the Renaissance master’s drawings from the Queen’s collection goes on view throughout Britain on February 1.