How Italian art experts solved the mystery of Raphael’s tomb – by reconstructing his face

How Italian art experts solved the mystery of Raphael’s tomb – by reconstructing his face

Art sleuths have created a 3D reconstruction of the face of Italian painter Raphael, solving an age-old mystery over his final resting place.

Painting found in bin bag outside Italian museum could be missing Klimt

Painting found in bin bag outside Italian museum could be missing Klimt

Newly discovered work by Italian artist Artemisia Gentileschi up for auction

Newly discovered work by Italian artist Artemisia Gentileschi up for auction

Rare Italian masterpiece found in French kitchen sold for €24 million

Rare Italian masterpiece found in French kitchen sold for €24 million

Rare Italian masterpiece found in French kitchen expected to sell for €6 million

Rare Italian masterpiece found in French kitchen expected to sell for €6 million

Old French lady discovers Italian Renaissance masterpiece in her kitchen

Old French lady discovers Italian Renaissance masterpiece in her kitchen

Mystery of ‘Salvator Mundi’, the world’s most costly painting

Mystery of ‘Salvator Mundi’, the world’s most costly painting

‘Lost’ Caravaggio to be unveiled in London – but is it a fake?

‘Lost’ Caravaggio to be unveiled in London – but is it a fake?

Last privately-owned Da Vinci to go on sale for $100mn

Last privately-owned Da Vinci to go on sale for $100mn

Early Leonardo piece to be shown in artist’s home town

Early Leonardo piece to be shown in artist’s home town

Modigliani ‘portrait’ found in rubbish tip goes on display

Modigliani ‘portrait’ found in rubbish tip goes on display

Italian stuns talent show with ‘living Caravaggio’ paintings

Italian stuns talent show with ‘living Caravaggio’ paintings

Italy archaeologists in ‘real’ Mona Lisa quest

Italy archaeologists in ‘real’ Mona Lisa quest

Damaged Italian painting might be fake: expert

Damaged Italian painting might be fake: expert

Taiwan boy punches hole in $1.5m Italian painting

Taiwan boy punches hole in $1.5m Italian painting

Pensioner claims €15m Picasso was a gift

Pensioner claims €15m Picasso was a gift

‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’ creates stir in Italy

‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’ creates stir in Italy

Flying cork rips hole in 18th century painting

Flying cork rips hole in 18th century painting

New painting ‘proven to be Leonardo da Vinci’s’

New painting ‘proven to be Leonardo da Vinci’s’

Italy blocks US sale of Picasso painting

Italy blocks US sale of Picasso painting