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    Great art needs a few restoration disasters

    Jonathan Jones: Framing the debate: Thanks to an inadvertent iconoclast, a second-rate fresco is now a 'masterpiece'. Turn her loose on artists that deserve attention
    • Edna Madera

      Its not funny, but it is......Botched Restoration of Ecce Homo Fresco Shocks Spain -

    • El Noticias

      El Diario Noticias: Ecce Homo de Borja recibe 70.000 visitas... ¡en un año!

    • m reij

      Well-meaning elderly woman ruins priceless fresco in restoration attempt • "The efforts of an elderly parishioner to restore a 120-year-old fresco on a column inside a Spanish church has many art enthusiasts up in arms. The fresco, titled Ecce Homo (Behold the Man), is a depiction of Jesus Christ with a crown of thorns. It was painted on a wall of the Sanctuary of Mercy at Borja, near Zaragoza, Spain, by artist Elias Garcia Martinez more than a century ago. Over that century, the fresco has…"

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