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    Montblanc Patron of Art Edition 2013 in Honor of Ludovico Sforza

    Since 1992, Montblanc has honoured important historical patrons of culture and sciences with the renowned Patron of Art Edition, which coincides with the annual Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Awards, eagerly awaited by collectors all over the world. This year’s edition is dedicated to Ludovico Sforza, Duke of Milan, famed as a patron of […] More

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    Michelangelo’s Original Drawing To Fetch $5-8 Million

    Michelangelo’s Original Drawing Original rare drawing by Italian Renaissance master Michelangelo Buonarroti is expected to fetch £3-5 million ($5-8 million), when it goes under the hammer at the auction house, Christie’s, on July 5. Thedrawing is one of only 24 sheets relating to The Battle of Cascina, an uncompleted work described by the auction house […] More

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    100,000 Carats Mona Lisa Painting Exibited in China

    Gem-studded Painting Mona Lisa A Chinese jewelry collector, who probably had more money that he could spend, has created a replica of Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa with 100,000 carats of jewelry collected over last 30 years. The bejeweled Mona Lisa is the most expensive replica painting of its kind and was created over a […] More