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An extraordinary lost drawing by Leonardo Da Vinci valued at £12million has been discovered 530 years after the Italian master produced it.<br />
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The work was found hidden in a portfolio of anonymous sketches inherited by a retired doctor who had no idea it was inside.<br />
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It was only when he took the drawings to an auction house for valuation that the previously unknown Da Vinci drawing was revealed.<br />
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The drawing, measuring about 7.5ins by 5ins, depicts the martyred St Sebastian tied to a tree. It is inscribed 'Michelange' (Michelangelo) on the mount.