Pre­cious pres­ence

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A por­trait of Em­peror Au­gus­tus is dis­played at the Na­tional Mu­seum of China on Fri­day. The mu­seum is hold­ing an exhibition fea­tur­ing 126 trea­sures from France’s Lou­vre Mu­seum. The trea­sures are gath­ered from a time pe­riod span­ning An­cient Egypt to the 19th cen­tury. The exhibition also traces the his­tory of the Lou­vre dat­ing back to the 12th cen­tury. It is di­vided into five parts: the Royal Palace and Royal Col­lec­tion; the Lou­vre and the En­light­en­ment Move­ment; the Napoleon Mu­seum; from the Royal Palace to the World Mu­seum; and To­day’s Lou­vre.

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