Tous mécènes ! Mission Apollon

Tous mécènes ! Mission Apollon

A survivor of the late Greek antiquity and rise and fall of the all-mighty Roman Empire lasting through the ages in exceptional condition. Named after the musical instrument it once held in its hand – a kithara – this marvel is… the Apollo Kitharoidos. It was made in Greece in the 1st or 2nd century […]

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50 Things to do in Paris, France | Top Attractions Travel Guide

50 Things to do in Paris, France | Top Attractions Travel Guide

Hello, and welcome to Paris. This week we are exploring the city of love, city of lights and city of art. This video will be showing you the top 50 things to do here. Earlier this summer we spent a whole 10 days in Paris and we decided we wanted to highlight some of the […]

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Visit Paris City Guide

Visit Paris City Guide

Hello, and welcome to Paris. This week we are exploring the city of love, city of lights and city of art. This video will be showing you the top 50 things to do here. Earlier this summer we spent a whole 10 days in Paris and we decided we wanted to highlight some of the […]

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I. M. Pei at MIT – Tech Day 1994

I. M. Pei at MIT – Tech Day 1994

[MUSIC PLAYING] PRESENTER: Our next speakers will, in fact, talk about a specific relationship between mene et manus, between art and engineering, in the world of architecture. We are very honored today to have with us architect IM Pei, class of 1940, formerly with the firm of Pei Cobb Freed & Partners. Of course, Mr. […]

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The Discovery & Restoration of Leonardo da Vinci’s Long-Lost Painting “Salvator Mundi” | Robb Report

The Discovery & Restoration of Leonardo da Vinci’s Long-Lost Painting “Salvator Mundi” | Robb Report

(soft choir music) – And so, ladies and gentlemen, we move to the Leonardo Da Vinci, the Salvator Mundi, the masterpiece by Leonardo of Christ the savior, previously in the collections of three kings of England. (soaring instrumental music) – [Auctioneer] Who will give me 120? 130 million, 140 million is bid. At 140 million. […]

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The Discovery & Restoration of Leonardo da Vinci’s Long-Lost Painting “Salvator Mundi” | Robb Report

The Discovery & Restoration of Leonardo da Vinci’s Long-Lost Painting “Salvator Mundi” | Robb Report

(soft choir music) – And so, ladies and gentlemen, we move to the Leonardo Da Vinci, the Salvator Mundi, the masterpiece by Leonardo of Christ the savior, previously in the collections of three kings of England. (soaring instrumental music) – [Auctioneer] Who will give me 120? 130 million, 140 million is bid. At 140 million. […]

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