LONDON (CNN) — A painting dismissed for years as the work of an unknown artist has been identified as a piece by Vincent Van Gogh, after X-rays revealed an image of two wrestlers fighting underneath the floral still life.
“Still Life with Meadow Flowers and Roses” has hung in the Kroeller-Mueller Museum in the town of Otterlo, in the eastern Netherlands, since 1974, but doubts over its authorship have dogged the painting for decades.
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Whitney Houston, who ruled as pop music’s queen until her majestic voice and regal image were ravaged by drug use, erratic behavior and a tumultuous marriage to singer Bobby Brown, has died. She was 48.
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WHEN Bob Zielinski, a former marine who owns a glass manufacturing company here, and his wife, Kim, showed contractors plans for the house they wanted to build — a 53-foot-long glass-and-steel wedge cantilevered over their factory contractors said it couldn’t be done.
They said “You’d have to get guys who build bridges and do highway work to create the support system for something like that”