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shrike Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-19-08 08:55 AM
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13. Artists paint over canvasses they've already used for something else
Happens all the time. To do otherwise is to waste material.

PBS sometimes has segments on paintings discovered underneath other paintings.
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  -Three near-invisible drawings discovered on back of Da Vinci masterpiece adsosletter  Dec-19-08 12:20 AM   #0 
  - IMHO Jesus had to actually be the son of some god BEFORE...  nothingtoofear   Dec-19-08 01:01 AM   #1 
  - Why even then?  aquart   Dec-19-08 01:32 AM   #4 
  - Well there is a difference between claim and truth...  nothingtoofear   Dec-19-08 01:34 AM   #5 
  - Friggin' article on Da Vinci and it provides fodder for a religious bigot,  acmavm   Dec-19-08 04:28 AM   #6 
  - You noticed that too! Well, second thought, how could anyone miss it.  superconnected   Dec-19-08 05:08 AM   #7 
  - I agree with you about man being the author of the crap of this world  roguevalley   Dec-19-08 02:41 PM   #19 
  - I didn't miss it either...  themartyred   Dec-20-08 08:21 AM   #35 
  - You seem quite confused as to the meaning of the word bigot  Bandit   Dec-19-08 07:43 AM   #8 
  - People spouting hatred, say of believers, for example, is bigotry.  robcon   Dec-19-08 07:54 AM   #9 
  - And did you see that in any of the above posts?  Bandit   Dec-19-08 07:59 AM   #10 
  - Bigot does not mean  pipoman   Dec-20-08 06:19 AM   #33 
  - Yes. But that didn't happen here. No believers were attacked for being believers.  Zhade   Dec-19-08 05:44 PM   #23 
  - Don't try to even obsfucate on this one. And you're another one.  acmavm   Dec-19-08 08:34 AM   #11 
  - "people spouting hatred, say of athiests, for example is bigotry."  roguevalley   Dec-19-08 02:42 PM   #20 
     - I would agree. Of course, that's not what happened here.  Zhade   Dec-19-08 05:45 PM   #24 
  - nasty, denigrating, snotty, troublemaking crap  snooper2   Dec-19-08 08:48 AM   #12 
  - I don't doubt a number of things. The first thing I know for sure is that you  acmavm   Dec-19-08 12:48 PM   #17 
     - Thank you...  snooper2   Dec-19-08 01:59 PM   #18 
     - Being against religion is not bigoted.  Zhade   Dec-19-08 05:47 PM   #25 
        - Being intolerant to the point of belittling it even when off topic is,  pipoman   Dec-20-08 12:57 AM   #32 
        - You have most certainly set the water mark for stupid for the day.  acmavm   Dec-20-08 10:29 AM   #37 
  - Sheesh.  Doremus   Dec-19-08 09:12 AM   #15 
     - how was the op about religion? How did religion end up in the mix?  roguevalley   Dec-19-08 02:44 PM   #21 
        - Uh, you didn't get the whole Davinci Code reference IN THE STORY?  Zhade   Dec-19-08 05:48 PM   #26 
  - For me, there'd have to be concrete evidence he even existed.  Zhade   Dec-19-08 05:43 PM   #22 
  - I always find it amazing  pipoman   Dec-20-08 12:32 AM   #31 
     - It's not the action... it's the intention...  nothingtoofear   Dec-20-08 09:12 AM   #36 
        - It was also off topic, had no relevance to the OP,  pipoman   Dec-20-08 02:11 PM   #39 
           - Because people like to hear themselves speak.  nothingtoofear   Dec-20-08 05:49 PM   #40 
  - This "Lover of Dan Brown Da Vinci Code" regrets Opie made car-chase movie  defendandprotect   Dec-19-08 01:13 AM   #2 
  - Impact? Like...belief?  aquart   Dec-19-08 01:28 AM   #3 
  - Like awakening ... enlightenment ...consciousness-raising ....  defendandprotect   Dec-19-08 10:02 PM   #28 
  - "Opie car-chase movie?" I liked that film...  brentspeak   Dec-19-08 06:06 PM   #27 
  - Artists paint over canvasses they've already used for something else  shrike   Dec-19-08 08:55 AM   #13 
  - Doodles  Elderon   Dec-19-08 09:02 AM   #14 
  - When I was young I was just sure I'd be discovered  illuminaughty   Dec-19-08 11:54 PM   #30 
  - Exactly. It was his admittance test to the reniassance school of art. n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Dec-20-08 10:54 AM   #38 
  - the researchers, earlier  melm00se   Dec-19-08 11:09 AM   #16 
  - Wow adso, how dare you bring culture to DU?  illuminaughty   Dec-19-08 11:49 PM   #29 
  - Really a great story  pipoman   Dec-20-08 06:33 AM   #34 
  - So daVinci was doodling  Baclava   Dec-20-08 05:54 PM   #41 
     - Every scribble, mark, and scribe  pipoman   Dec-20-08 08:10 PM   #42 
 

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