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PaintingLoft Podcast

Feb 27, 2021

In this episode we talk about the oldest mummies in the world are NOT in Egypt. An Egyptian painting of a goose may be that of an extinct species. Edvard Munch wrote on his "The Scream" painting. Vancian beads are found in Alaska dating back decades before Christopher Columbus.
 
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Feb 20, 2021

In this episode we have a crossover episode with our good friend Shane Izykowski who has the very cool podcast called Drawing From Experience. If you haven't heard about it go check it out. I did not participate in this episode basically because I dropped the ball on my scheduling and I take full blame for that but it...


Feb 13, 2021

In this episode we talk about two mummies found with golden tongues. We also talk about other mummies covered with a strange "Black Goo". Another story about graves and other relics found at Stone Henge. And finally there is a story about a metal detecting enthusiast that found the missing centerpiece of Henry VIII's...


Jan 30, 2021

In this episode we talk about Muslim Scholars trying to halt the display of Egyptian mummies by claiming it is against their religion. Van Arno, a major artist in our field passes away. We also talk about Miniature portrait of cross-dressing French king found in the UK. A Botticelli portrait sold at auction. A museum...


Jan 23, 2021

In this episode we talk about a 4,200 year old queen's name is learned among other things discovered. In our Strange Art Fact segment we learn the medical uses of Prussian Blue. Also in our Art Crime segment police in Italy find a stolen Salvator Mundy painting attributed to DaVinci's student.

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