Moaning over Lisa’s bones – the bones of ‘Mona Lisa’ to be exhumed in Florence

The Mona Lisa, presenting in the Musèe du Lourve, is labelled as the ‘Portrait of Lisa Gherardini, wife of Francesco del Giocondo’*, the title giving quite a good indication of the supposed identity of the Mona Lisa. Art historian Silvano Vinceti recently claimed that Leonardo’s famous Renaissance painting is actually predominantly a portrait of  the […]

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DIVINO TUSCANY – a wine event like no other in the unique Tuscan wine country

Divino Tuscany is a celebration of Tuscan winemaking excellence. In Florence, from 2-5 June, 2011, the inaugural event unites top Tuscan winemakers who will present their top-rated wines. James Suckling, former Senior Editor and European Bureau Chief of Wine Spectator and one of the most prominent and influential wine critics, along with IMG Artists, one […]

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