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Tuesday, May 25, 1999 Published at 10:30 GMT 11:30 UK


Entertainment

The Last Supper restored



The restoration of Leonardo da Vinci's world-famous painting The Last Supper is finally finished after 20 years.

Compare the the newly renovated masterpiece to the painting as it was before work began.


[ image: Before: Peeling and discoloured after years of neglect]
Before: Peeling and discoloured after years of neglect


[ image: After: The restored masterpiece is open to visitors on Friday 28 May]
After: The restored masterpiece is open to visitors on Friday 28 May






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