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Facts About Famous Art


One of Da Vinci’s most famous work—which can be seen in the Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie in Milan, Italy—originally included Jesus’ feet. But in 1652, while installing a doorway in the refectory where the painting is on view, builders cut into the bottom-center of the mural, lopping off Jesus’ feet.

Citation: http://mentalfloss.com/article/58387/15-things-you-didnt-know-about-famous-art