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"legitim  kanda" Discussed on Your Brain on Facts

Your Brain on Facts

08:20 min | 2 months ago

"legitim kanda" Discussed on Your Brain on Facts

"Louvre in Paris. It holds the Guinness World Record for the highest known insurance valuation in History at one, hundred, million dollars in nineteen, sixty two. So. That would be about eight hundred million dollars today. Over six million people go to see it each year. It's so popular that you can't even snap a quick Selfie of it without having a few dozen other strangers, hands, and cell phones in the frame. This popularity certainly wasn't the case when the painting was I hung in the Leuven eighteen o four or for the century subsequent. Neither was popular with critics when the artistic elite who often relegated it to the low end of DAVINCI's work it was basically just another painting. It was so unsocial in fact that it took the better part of twenty four hours before staff even noticed the painting was missing in Nineteen. Eleven. A handyman named Vincenzo Perrugia was working in the museum and he simply waited in a closet until after the museum had closed. Tuck to the painting under his smock walked on out. He was unwittingly aided by a plumber also working in the museum who unlocked a for Peruta when he found himself stuck inside. The police were called and they searched the museum. The only sign they found the Japan Kanda was frame laying on a staircase. Though police did find some twenty one other paintings in the museum. The curator's had previously reported missing. The. Search went citywide then national then international. Ships were searched before they left France or after arriving in their port of call. A reward of over half a million dollars in today's money was offered. The Mona Lisa's picture was printed in newspapers all over the world. It became a of Mona Lisa Mania. The theft of this single painting served a spawn multiple criminal enterprises. People on the wrong side of the law knew that those with more money than morals would want to buy. LEGITIM- Kanda. A pair of confidence men from Belgium hired a small army of forgers to make quality fakes, which they then sold to select around the globe. They made sure their buyers were unlikely to ever meet and rested soundly knowing that no one would let on that they had purchased the most famous stolen painting in the world. Though today, one of them would probably take a selfie with it. The huge reward and the number of fakes in circulation meant the police were inundated with leads. For two years they searched tirelessly. But Fruitlessly The sixty man strong force even interviewed, Peruta Twice. But decided, he couldn't be the criminal mastermind they were looking for. Not only did those two years not yield the Mona Lisa the police didn't even find the forgeries. The head of the Paris police retired in shame. Did, peruse, you get an enormous payday for the stolen painting. People were soon to learn that he didn't steal it for money. When ferruccio approached museum in Florence to sell them the painting, the museum's director called the police instead. After. His arrest Russia's stated. I worked in the Louvre making frames for paintings stolen from Italy by France every day I pass login Kanda and swore I would return it to its rightful home. He seemed convinced he would be heralded as a hero. This was sadly not the case but the Italian courts were sympathetic giving him only a year in prison for the world famous theft. These days legit Kanda sits behind more bulletproof glass than the pope could just as easily have been any other italian-born work. If a different one of Leonardo's works had been stolen said Noah charney professor of Art History and author of the thefts of the Mona. Lisa. Then that would have been the most famous work in the world and not the Mona Lisa. There was nothing that really distinguished it per se until it was stolen. The theft is what really skyrocketed its appeal and made it a household name. A quick aside for an art theft story that while not as famous is no less memorable. After, a pair of Spanish conmen discovered the Goya painting they had purchased was a forgery. They tried to recoup their losses by reselling the painting to an alleged Arab sheikh for four million euros using the same certificate of authenticity that had fooled them. Mysterious Italian middleman charged the Spaniards three hundred thousand euros to broker the deal. The two conmen traveled to Turin to receive one point seven million Swiss francs as down payment and pay the broker, the three, hundred, thousand euros which they had borrowed from a friend. However when the conman attempted to exchange the Swiss Francs in a bank in Geneva. It was discovered they had been given photocopies of Swiss Francs. The fake painting had been paid for with fake. Money. Though the money they gave the broker was very real. The equivalent of four, hundred, thousand dollars. To. Make matters even worse upon leaving Switzerland, the two were detained by French customs who discovered the fake Swiss francs in their suitcase and informed the Spanish authorities. The painting was also confiscated. Picture if you will an artist that is more famous for his techniques, then for the art he created. He took his teachers method. A not only created a small empire from it. He took business away from said teacher moving quickly from competitor to industry dominator. His teacher was given credit. In the beginning. The public was allowed to make what assumptions they would about where the technique came from. As long as they kept tuning into the show and buying the products. That artist's name. I am sorry to break this to you. Dear Listener. It. Was Bob Ross. Bob Ross the famously softspoken Afro headed host of the joy of painting was taught his famous wet on wet fast painting technique by a German ex pat named Bill Alexander who actually had his own pbs painting show called the Magic of oil painting which ran from seventy four to eighty to. Alexander's show like the joy of painting which ran from eighty three to ninety four was basically an advertisement for his painting supply. Business. Alexander. Art. Bob Ross began his adult life in the air force where he would rise to be master sergeant and was stationed in Alaska. which is no doubt why he painted so many snow covered vistas. He was constantly searching for an art teacher who could actually teach him to paint when he took a class with Bob? Alexander. The wet wet painting technique was an epiphany for. Ross. The joy of painting started airing on PBS in Nineteen eighty-three. At. First things were pleasant between Ross and Alexander with Alexander even filming a segment to pass the torch to his former student. The joy of painting generating so much business for Alexander art that they couldn't keep up with demand and someone that person's identity has been lost to history suggested to. Bob Ross that he should start his own art supply company. After Bob Ross Inc became a fifteen million dollar industry of how to books, videos and art supplies. Things between the two men changed. In one, thousand, nine, hundred, eighty, one New York Times profile Ross declined to mention his painting teacher because quote he is our biggest competitor. He betrayed me Alexander said in an interview I invented wet on wet I trained him and he's copying me. What bothers me is not just that he betrayed me but that he thinks he can do it better. Full. Disclosure. Alexander. Did Not invent wet on wet or Alla Prima. It dates back at least as far as Vanik.

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"legitim  kanda" Discussed on Your Brain on Facts

Your Brain on Facts

04:40 min | 2 months ago

"legitim kanda" Discussed on Your Brain on Facts

"Thankful faults jewelry and fine art. . Maybe a casino carefully organized plans by people dressed in black turtlenecks with lots of cool gadgets close calls. . What we remember as the daring heist of one of the world's most famous paintings. . was really neither of those things. . The heist wasn't particularly daring and the theft of Leonardo DAVINCI's Mona Lisa. . Wasn't even noticed until well after it had happened. . My Name's Moxy and this is your brain on facts. . These days the Mona Lisa also called in Italy login Kanda and her famous enigmatic smile hang in a prominent place in the Louvre in Paris. . It holds the Guinness World Record for the highest known insurance valuation in History at one, , hundred, , million dollars in nineteen, , sixty two. . So. . That would be about eight hundred million dollars today. . Over six million people go to see it each year. . It's so popular that you can't even snap a quick Selfie of it without having a few dozen other strangers, , hands, , and cell phones in the frame. . This popularity certainly wasn't the case when the painting was I hung in the Leuven eighteen o four or for the century subsequent. . Neither was popular with critics when the artistic elite who often relegated it to the low end of DAVINCI's work it was basically just another painting. . It was so unsocial in fact that it took the better part of twenty four hours before staff even noticed the painting was missing in Nineteen. . Eleven. . A handyman named Vincenzo Perrugia was working in the museum and he simply waited in a closet until after the museum had closed. . Tuck to the painting under his smock walked on out. . He was unwittingly aided by a plumber also working in the museum who unlocked a for Peruta when he found himself stuck inside. . The police were called and they searched the museum. . The only sign they found the Japan Kanda was frame laying on a staircase. . Though police did find some twenty one other paintings in the museum. . The curator's had previously reported missing. . The. . Search went citywide then national then international. . Ships were searched before they left France or after arriving in their port of call. . A reward of over half a million dollars in today's money was offered. . The Mona Lisa's picture was printed in newspapers all over the world. . It became a of Mona Lisa Mania. . The theft of this single painting served a spawn multiple criminal enterprises. . People on the wrong side of the law knew that those with more money than morals would want to buy. . LEGITIM- Kanda. . A pair of confidence men from Belgium hired a small army of forgers to make quality fakes, , which they then sold to select around the globe. . They made sure their buyers were unlikely to ever meet and rested soundly knowing that no one would let on that they had purchased the most famous stolen painting in the world. . Though today, , one of them would probably take a selfie with it. . The huge reward and the number of fakes in circulation meant the police were inundated with leads. . For two years they searched tirelessly. . But Fruitlessly The sixty man strong force even interviewed, , Peruta Twice. . But decided, , he couldn't be the criminal mastermind they were looking for. . Not only did those two years not yield the Mona Lisa the police didn't even find the forgeries. . The head of the Paris police retired in shame. . Did, peruse, , you , get an enormous payday for the stolen painting. . People were soon to learn that he didn't steal it for money. . When ferruccio approached museum in Florence to sell them the painting, , the museum's director called the police instead. . After. . His arrest Russia's stated. . I worked in the Louvre making frames for paintings stolen from Italy by France every day I pass login Kanda and swore I would return it to its rightful home. . He seemed convinced he would be heralded as a hero. . This was sadly not the case but the Italian courts were sympathetic giving him only a year in prison for the world famous theft. . These days legit Kanda sits behind more bulletproof

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Been Caught Stealing

Your Brain on Facts

04:40 min | 2 months ago

Been Caught Stealing

"Thankful faults jewelry and fine art. Maybe a casino carefully organized plans by people dressed in black turtlenecks with lots of cool gadgets close calls. What we remember as the daring heist of one of the world's most famous paintings. was really neither of those things. The heist wasn't particularly daring and the theft of Leonardo DAVINCI's Mona Lisa. Wasn't even noticed until well after it had happened. My Name's Moxy and this is your brain on facts. These days the Mona Lisa also called in Italy login Kanda and her famous enigmatic smile hang in a prominent place in the Louvre in Paris. It holds the Guinness World Record for the highest known insurance valuation in History at one, hundred, million dollars in nineteen, sixty two. So. That would be about eight hundred million dollars today. Over six million people go to see it each year. It's so popular that you can't even snap a quick Selfie of it without having a few dozen other strangers, hands, and cell phones in the frame. This popularity certainly wasn't the case when the painting was I hung in the Leuven eighteen o four or for the century subsequent. Neither was popular with critics when the artistic elite who often relegated it to the low end of DAVINCI's work it was basically just another painting. It was so unsocial in fact that it took the better part of twenty four hours before staff even noticed the painting was missing in Nineteen. Eleven. A handyman named Vincenzo Perrugia was working in the museum and he simply waited in a closet until after the museum had closed. Tuck to the painting under his smock walked on out. He was unwittingly aided by a plumber also working in the museum who unlocked a for Peruta when he found himself stuck inside. The police were called and they searched the museum. The only sign they found the Japan Kanda was frame laying on a staircase. Though police did find some twenty one other paintings in the museum. The curator's had previously reported missing. The. Search went citywide then national then international. Ships were searched before they left France or after arriving in their port of call. A reward of over half a million dollars in today's money was offered. The Mona Lisa's picture was printed in newspapers all over the world. It became a of Mona Lisa Mania. The theft of this single painting served a spawn multiple criminal enterprises. People on the wrong side of the law knew that those with more money than morals would want to buy. LEGITIM- Kanda. A pair of confidence men from Belgium hired a small army of forgers to make quality fakes, which they then sold to select around the globe. They made sure their buyers were unlikely to ever meet and rested soundly knowing that no one would let on that they had purchased the most famous stolen painting in the world. Though today, one of them would probably take a selfie with it. The huge reward and the number of fakes in circulation meant the police were inundated with leads. For two years they searched tirelessly. But Fruitlessly The sixty man strong force even interviewed, Peruta Twice. But decided, he couldn't be the criminal mastermind they were looking for. Not only did those two years not yield the Mona Lisa the police didn't even find the forgeries. The head of the Paris police retired in shame. Did, peruse, you get an enormous payday for the stolen painting. People were soon to learn that he didn't steal it for money. When ferruccio approached museum in Florence to sell them the painting, the museum's director called the police instead. After. His arrest Russia's stated. I worked in the Louvre making frames for paintings stolen from Italy by France every day I pass login Kanda and swore I would return it to its rightful home. He seemed convinced he would be heralded as a hero. This was sadly not the case but the Italian courts were sympathetic giving him only a year in prison for the world famous theft. These days legit Kanda sits behind more bulletproof

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