An elderly woman in France had no idea that the painting she had hanging above a hotplate in her kitchen was a lost work by an artist from the Renaissance. What painting? Benvenuto di Giuseppe, who went by the nickname Cimabue (“bullheaded”), is a highly regarded Italian painter who lived in the late 13th century.
More than seven decades ago, a Massachusetts teenager found a 1943 Lincoln penny in his lunch change and he decided to hang on to it until his death just a few months ago. That extremely rare one-cent piece could rack up as much as $1.7 million when it’s auctioned off Thursday in Dallas, the New