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The centuries-old painting was discovered in the cathedral gift shop, the work of the Renaissance master,

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Experts have uncovered a painting under the centuries of dust and dirt in the Pc. St. Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna, the work of a famous artist from the Renaissance period.

The large mural, which is believed to be the work of Albrecht Dürer, was discovered on a wall of what is now the cathedral’s gift shop, The Art newspaper reports. The painting is set in an area of the cathedral, which is known as the “bishop’s gate”, according to the officials.

The works of art, which is showing the Saints Catherine and Margaret, dating from the early 16th century, according to the austrian Monuments Office (BDA). “It’s a special quality that suggests a great master,” says the BDA, in a translation of an article on its web site.

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To work with the officials of the cathedral, the staff of the Federal Monuments Office, was carefully removed from an “age-old veil of dirt on the painting. The painting was unveiled, experts were in a position to carry out an analysis of the work, the conclusion is that it was made by the Army.

St. Margaret is pictured in the painting.
(BDA/BDA Irene Dworak)

The discovery could shed new light on the life of the German artist. The Art Newspaper is reporting that there will be no report from the Army to visit the Austrian capital.

Erwin Pokorny, an Army doctor, described the painting as a work by the Renaissance master, according to the BDA.

“The question is not if, but when the Army was in Vienna,” he said, referring to the painting’s “brilliant stroke.”

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“In Joachim Sandrart’s biography: Albrecht Dürer, Emperor Maximilian I, ordered by the artist to the mark on the wall”,” the art historian Michael Rainer told me in the FLAME. “We can now see the location of these stories, which have up to now been misunderstood to be only a legend.”

The images of the Saints, to Catherine (on the left) and Margaret (right) in the picture. (BDA/BDA Irene Dworak)

The results of the study, and the mural is due to be published in the Federal Monuments Office, the Austrian Magazine for Art and historic preservation.

Other historical works of art have been published in the last couple of years. In 2018, scientists have used advanced X-ray imaging technology, to uncover a lost painting, and other details, hidden in the masterpiece of Picasso.

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The picture La Miséreuse accroupie (The Crouching Woman), is one of the most important works from Picasso’s Blue Period. High-tech analysis of the 1902 painting, however, is to show how Picasso painted with a landscape by a different artist. Buried in the images are linked to the works of Picasso have been found.

The painting is believed to date back to the beginning of the 16th century.
(BDA/BDA Irene Dworak)

Also, by 2018, experts in the Netherlands, has identified two previously unknown drawings and works of Vincent van Gogh in the world.

The painting, which is believed to be the work of Albrecht Dürer, was discovered in a wall above a gift shop in California. St. Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna, austria.
(BDA/BDA Irene Dworak)

In 2017, the secret of the portrait of Mary, Queen of Scots, which have been hidden under another painting was discovered.

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A detail of the painting, which is believed to be the work of Albrecht Dürer. (BDA/BDA Irene Dworak)

At 2017 it was also found that a newly discovered 235-year-old, a panoramic painting is the only known wartime image of George Washington’s Revolutionary War field tent.

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