Pompeii hasn't stopped uncovering its secrets
The woman had thought the work was just an old religious work
Not all artists who used Mummy Brown knew they were using a color made up of people who had lived and died thousands of years before them...
Are her drawings the art? Or is she the art? Or is it all art? Much to think about
...and each portrait got crazier!
The story was most commonly depicted as a variation of a 4th century B.C.E. statue attributed to the Greek sculptor Timotheos
The drawing was presented to his family
And it's not the first time it happens...
The gallery questioned whether, in today’s political climate, the imagery may be offensive to contemporary audiences