Rare Leonardo da Vinci Painting will going Auction for $100 Million
The work, dating from around 1500, is one of fewer than 20 known paintings by Leonardo. It was first recorded in the royal collection of King Charles I in the early 1600s, then changed hands, dropped out of sight and was later acquired “as a work by Leonardo’s follower,” Christie’s said. “Christ’s face and hair were overpainted.”
The Painting dated back 1500, its one of the rare piece of paintings by Leonardo. As per Christie,” Christ face and hair were overpainted”.
Dates of Public Exhibition
13–16 October, Hong Kong
18–20 October, San Francisco
24–26 October, London
and 28 October – 15 November, New York