Inside the Mets construction of a museum without walls

On October 4, the Met's photographers and editors digitized Luca della Robbi's 'Madonna and Child with Scroll.'Image: kevin urgiles/mashable The baby Jesus in Italian sculptor Luca della Robbia’s “Madonna and Child with Scroll” is surprisingly…sassy. Wrapped in his placid mother’s arms, he even seems to be serving a “girl, please”…

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Sailor’s rape confession uncovered in 17th-century journal

National Maritime Museum discovers concealed note in Edward Barlows diary A 17th-century sailors confession about a rape, of which he became so ashamed that he sought to cover it up for ever, has been exposed by conservation workers who discovered the note hidden under a rewritten version in his journal.…

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