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From: The Da Vinci Detective

Message in a Fresco

Short | 02:28

Seracini finds a phrase hidden in a Vasari fresco. "Cerca trova" - "seek and you shall find." Could this be a clue from the artist?


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One of the only real-life characters in Dan Brown's bestseller "The Da Vinci Code," Maurizio Seracini is a controversial scientist on the trail of two fascinating unsolved mysteries. For thirty years, he has searched for a lost Leonardo Da Vinci mural unseen since the 1540s. Along the way, he has uncovered a series of magnificent Da Vinci drawings that were hidden for years. Follow along with the Smithsonian Channel as all of the clues fall into place.