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A new way of browsing and sharing the masterpieces from the Prado’s permanent collection: the Second Canvas Museo del Prado app.


  • Universal app for iPad + iPhone, Android.
  • 14 masterpieces in ultra-HD gigapixel resolution and more than 60 related works.
  • Hidden stories in each painting commented by the museum, with regard to the details in gigapixel, X-Ray and IR vision.
  • Possibility to share details in Facebook, Twitter and by email.
  • Enriched information of the works, including audioguide and sign language guide.
  • TV/projector connection for a full screen experience at school and at home (via cable or AirPlay).
  • In-app purchases, including the Prado’s Mona Lisa, essential to understand how Leonardo da Vinci worked.
  • Available in Spanish and English.

List of works in gigapixel included in the Second Canvas Museo del Prado app:

  • The Third of May 1808 in Madrid: the executions on Principe Pio hill. Francisco de Goya.
  • Jacob’s Dream. José de Ribera.
  • Las Meninas, or The Family of Felipe IV. Diego Velázquez.
  • The Nobleman with his Hand on his Chest. El Greco.
  • Crucifixion. Juan de Flandes.
  • The Annunciation. Fra Angelico.
  • The Cardinal. Rafael.
  • Carlos V at the Battle of Mühlberg. Titian.
  • The Immaculate Conception. Giovanni Battista Tiepolo.
  • Descent from the Cross. Roger van der Weyden.
  • The Garden of Earthly Delights. Hieronymus Bosch.
  • The Three Graces. Peter Paul Rubens.
  • Self-portrait. Albrecht Dürer.
  • Judith at the banquet of Holofernes. Rembrandt.

Work available in-app:

Mona Lisa, Leonardo's workshop.

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