Tag - Mayo Clinic

Disease in World famous US painting revealed

Disease in World famous US painting revealedA neurologist has finally deciphered the mysterious disease that led to the death of the woman depicted in one of the world’s most famous paintings in the US. “Christina’s World” by Andrew Wyeth, which hangs in the Museum of Modern Art in New York, depicts a young woman in a field, gazing at a farmhouse on an idyllic summer day. The subject in the painting is Christina Olson, Wyeth’s good friend and neighbour. For most of [...]

Read more...