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Fact of the Week

On this day, 1st November 1512, Michelangelo’s paintings on the ceiling of Sistine Chapel in the Vatican were first exhibited.

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Fact of the Week

Did you know that on this day, 25th October 1881, the famous artist Pablo Picasso was born?

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Did you know that on this day, 28th May 1999, ‘The Last Supper’ painted by Leonardo da Vinci, was put back on display after 22 years of restoration?

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Did you know that on this day, 15th May 1990, the painting ‘Portrait of Doctor Gachet’ by Vincent Van Gogh, sold at auction for $82.5million (£52,465,897.17)?

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