The incident comes two weeks later individuals of the similar team attacked the Mona Lisa
A couple of state activists threw soup at a murals by way of French impressionist painter Claude Monet on Saturday.
They entered the Museum of Tremendous Arts within the French town of Lyon and centered Monet’s 1872 portray ‘Springtime’ (aka ‘The Reader’), which depicts a tender girl studying a conserve in a grassland.
The portray was once safe by way of a pitcher safe, the museum stated on X (previously Twitter).
💬 “Ce printemps sera le seul qui nous restera si nous ne réagissons pas. Que vont peindre nos futurs artistes ? A quoi rêverons-nous s’il n’y a plus de printemps ?”
ont scandé Ilona et Sophie, citoyennes engagées avec los angeles campagne Riposte Alimentaire.  pic.twitter.com/bg4UNnejFF
— Riposte Alimentaire (@riposte_alim) February 10, 2024
The soup assault was once performed by way of the ‘Riposte Alimentaire’ (Meals Reaction) team, which advocates for motion on state alternate and sustainable agriculture. “This spring will be the last one that we’ll have if we don’t react!” the activists chanted. Each have been apprehended by way of police, French media stated.
The crowd carried out a indistinguishable stunt simply two weeks in the past, hurling pumpkin soup at Leonardo’s Mona Lisa on the Louvre in Paris.
In a submit on X, Lyon Mayor Gregory Doucet condemned the activists for attacking the portray, however added that their considerations are “legitimate.”