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Italy to lend Leonardo's Vitruvian Man to France

Published: 24/09/2019 By The Abode Team

Giulio Manieri Elia, the director of Venice's Galleria dell'Accademia, has agreed to lend Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man to the Louvre. The French museum will have the iconic drawing for eight weeks for a exhibition on Leonardo set to open on October 24.
 
Italy's culture minister, Dario Franceschini, is going to Paris on Tuesday the 1st of October to sign a partnership memorandum with his French counterpart Franck Riester for the loaning of artworks