word on the street is: there’s a new artist in town. she/he is inspired by famous works – the mona lisa; the duke and duchess of urbino – and then reproduces them, on walls, around florence, as if the characters were under water. it looks something like this:
snapped on our way to san niccolo
snapped next door to the clet shop:
sadly this artist and her/his project is clouded in mystery. even the florentine has no real specifics (http://www.theflorentine.net/articles/article-view.asp?issuetocId=9101). still, its nice to know that the streets of florence are a constantly-evolving scene.