An Art Restoration Job Turned the Virgin Mary into a Smudgy Mess [PHOTOS]


A copy of famous artwork was botched beyond recognition during a repair job.

An art collector enlisted a furniture restorer to clean a copy of “The Immaculate Conception of Los Venerables,” a renowned work by Baroque artist Bartolomé Esteban Murillo,Europa Press reported.

But the results were ‘draw’-dropping — and not in a good way.

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