Scientists are hoping to extract DNA from skin and hair samples found on some of Da Vinci's paintings.
A 12-year-old from Taiwan ended up putting his hand through a priceless Paolo Porpora painting.
Researchers have identified a subtle optical illusion responsible for the painting's enigmatic smile.
A number of unusual cave paintings dating back 10,000 years have been discovered in Chhattisgarh.
More than 200 pictures have been identified on the walls of the ancient temple using digital imaging.
Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece is part of a matching pair of paintings that form a 3D image.
Researchers have been able to piece together clues about the environment by looking at old paintings.
Wildlife researchers came across the prehistoric rock-art while searching for white-lipped peccaries.
82-year-old Keith Webb had received a mysterious painting of an old woman through the mail.
The priceless painting by Renaissance genius Leonardo Da Vinci depicts noblewoman Isabella d’Este.
Researchers are continuing their efforts to find the identity of the women in Da Vinci's famous painting.
Max Galuppo got came across a painting of someone rather familiar within the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Did Renaissance genius Leonardo Da Vinci paint his likeness in to one of his most famous paintings ?
A painting kept in a Scottish farmhouse could turn out to be a Da Vinci worth over $150 million.
New research has suggested that Neanderthals may have created cave paintings before modern humans.
Sightings of a ghost at a 19th century mansion have stopped after an old painting was returned.
Early paintings of seals found in the Cave of Nerja in Spain are thought to be the oldest ever found.
Artist Ron Piccirillo believes he has uncovered one of the famous painting's many secrets.
A painting that was sold for £45 was later found to be by Da Vinci and is now worth £120 million.
A prehistoric painting in West Texas is getting the laser treatment for study and preservation purposes.