Credit: ZEPstudio/Opera di Santa Croce


Flood-Damaged Masterpiece Miraculously Restored

Fifty years ago a massive flood in Florence put thousands of works in jeopardy. Now a great painting was finally restored to its original glory.

Published On 11/04/2016
9:51 AM EDT
One of the panels as it appeared 10 years ago. | Credit: Rossella Lorenzi
Restoration of Giorgio Vasari's Last Supper Credit: Mondadori Portfolio/Archivio Giorgio Lotti/Giorgio Lotti