Artemisia Gentileschi’s 1616 nude to be digitally unveiled


              People look at the original site where the "Allegory of Inclination", top left, a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, now replaced by a photographic reproduction, before it was removed to undergo restoration, in the Casa Buonarroti Museum, in Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers have begun a six-month project on the "Allegory of Inclination" using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              People look at the original site where the "Allegory of Inclination", top left, a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, now replaced by a photographic reproduction, before it was removed to undergo restoration, in the Casa Buonarroti Museum, in Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers have begun a six-month project on the "Allegory of Inclination" using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              People look at restorer Elizabeth Wicks works on the "Allegory of Inclination", a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, in the Casa Buonarroti Museum, in Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers have begun a six-month project on the "Allegory of Inclination" using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Restorer Elizabeth Wicks stands next to the "Allegory of Inclination", a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, during a press conference in the Casa Buonarroti Museum, in Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers have begun a six-month project on the "Allegory of Inclination" using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Restorer Elizabeth Wicks works on the "Allegory of Inclination", a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, in the Casa Buonarroti Museum, in Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers have begun a six-month project on the "Allegory of Inclination" using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              A view of Florence's Ponte Vecchio, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers in Florence have begun a six-month project on "Allegory of Inclination", a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original painting to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              A view of the skyline of Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers in Florence have begun a six-month project on "Allegory of Inclination", a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original painting to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Restorer Elizabeth Wicks stands next to the "Allegory of Inclination", a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, during a press conference in the Casa Buonarroti Museum, in Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers have begun a six-month project on the "Allegory of Inclination" using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Restorer Elizabeth Wicks works on the "Allegory of Inclination", a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, in the Casa Buonarroti Museum, in Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers have begun a six-month project on the "Allegory of Inclination" using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Restorer Elizabeth Wicks works on the "Allegory of Inclination", a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, in the Casa Buonarroti Museum, in Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers have begun a six-month project on the "Allegory of Inclination" using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Restorer Elizabeth Wicks works on the "Allegory of Inclination", a 1616 work by Artemisia Gentileschi, in the Casa Buonarroti Museum, in Florence, Italy, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022. Restorers have begun a six-month project on the "Allegory of Inclination" using modern techniques including x-rays and UV infrared research to go beneath the veils painted over the original to cover nudities and discover the work as Gentileschi painted it. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
Artemisia Gentileschi’s 1616 nude to be digitally unveiled