Caravaggio Mural Auctioned For $54 Million

Jupiter, Neptune, and Pluto by Caravaggio will be sold at auction for an estimated $54 million. That’s a lot of money involved! The artwork is the only ceiling mural made by the Italian artist and features three Roman gods and their corresponding symbolic animals. The mural is part of the sale of the Villa Aurora in Rome, the last surviving location of the 16th century Villa Ludovisi estate. Learn more about the painting and the auction here! 

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