6 lost works that finally turned up

Published on May 31st, 2009 | by Admin


Mental_Floss has compiled a list of 6 classical works created by masters that were previously lost.

While specific events in history have played a major part in the disappearance of many classical works of art, literature and music (the burning of the Library at Alexandria, for instance), sometimes these things are lost to time, poor preservation or deliberate destruction. And sometimes, they show up in unexpected places or under interesting circumstances, like these six.

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