Site Demo 365 Daily Buzz

These Paintings Are Classics, But They Were Hiding Some Incredible Secrets.

These Paintings Are Classics, But They Were Hiding Some Incredible Secrets.

When painters make corrections it’s called a pentimento (plural pentimenti). Pentimenti are fairly common, and have been used throughout history. Usually you cannot see pentimenti with the naked eye. You need an x-ray machine.  Most of the time pentimenti are only small adjustments, like changing the length of a tablecloth. However, pentimenti can sometimes change the meaning and/or history behind […]

By