Leonardo da Vinci’s painting “The Savior of the World” was bought recently
for a record 450.3 million us dollars unknown
a collector, becoming the most expensive work of art in
500-year-old canvas by the legendary Italian artist,
considered lost for a long time, depicts Jesus Christ,
holding in his left hand a strange glass ball. Many
Experts believe that this is the so-called power
(a common symbol of the power of the monarch), however, according to others
experts, it is a completely different matter.
The most amazing thing, according to researchers, is that the mysterious
the ball in the picture completely ignores the laws of refraction and reflection
Sveta. Experts studying the life and work of da Vinci, argue
that the genius of the Renaissance, who was even called
time traveler, could leave on this piece
art is a mystery that mankind has yet to
American journalist and biographer Walter Isaacson explains that
�The “Savior of the World” was created by an Italian in 1500, when
the famous artist was 48 years old. At that time he was passionately fond
optics and physics. However, the glass artifact in the hand of the Son
God’s does not show diffraction of light, nor reflection of a hand. Yes
Vinci, according to experts, could not have made such an error and
leave the ball looking unrealistic. It turns out he missed so
important details for him?
Maybe he showed in such a way that the objects in the hands of Jesus
Christ were able to violate the known laws of physics? Or be
maybe it’s all about the mystical properties of the artifact, and such a ball
Does it really exist? Finally, a theory will emerge that behind the layer
paint in this part of the canvas may be any hidden
the image is a message for posterity, which is why the painting was supposed to be
bought for such a fabulous price.
A strange detail of the picture can be associated with its fabulous
at the cost of
�”Savior of the World” was put up for auction in New York
�Christie’s is a Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev.
The starting price of a masterpiece of art was $ 100 million.
Bidding lasted 20 minutes, after which an anonymous collector suggested
by phone 450.3 million and no one else decided to raise
price Amazingly, this is a small canvas measuring 64.5 by 44.7
centimeters were sold in the 1950s for only $ 45 when
was mistaken for a copy. Rybolovlev in 2013 acquired
a picture of the Swiss Yves Bouvier already for 127 million, who himself
bought it shortly before for 75 million. So for
the last 6-7 decades, the price of a mysterious canvas has increased in
10 million times.
It is possible that the main value of the mysterious picture
Leonardo da Vinci lies just in this mystical detail, and
therefore, the real price of the “Savior of the World” could even be much
more than the one for which it was auctioned today …