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A painting found hanging in an elderly woman's home near Paris is a long-lost masterpiece by Florentine artist Cimabue, art experts say.

Christ Mocked, part of a series of paintings from the late 13th Century, was discovered at the property in the northern French town of Compiegne.

It is thought it could fetch up to €6m ($6.5m; £5.3m) at auction next month.

The woman had it valued believing it to be an old religious icon. Experts said there was "no disputing" its origin.

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