Mona Lisa


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Mona Lisa

La Gioconda, da Vinci’s enchanting portrait. [Ital. Art: Wallechinsky, 190]

Mona Lisa

enigmatic smile beguiles and bewilders. [Ital. Art: Wallechinsky, 190]
See: Mystery

Mona Lisa

(“La Gioconda’) her mysterious smile enchants the beholder. [Ital. Art: Benét 397]
See: Smiling
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Supposedly the Mona Lisa is insured for almost a billion dollars.
A staunch Italian nationalist, he wanted to return Mona Lisa to her and Da Vinci's homeland, Italy, where he felt she truly belonged.
It is also almost the same size as the Mona Lisa and holes around the figure suggest it may have been used to trace it on to a canvas.
We are looking at something which was worked on in parallel with the Mona Lisa at the end of Leonardo's life.
Tout le monde sait que Mona Lisa met en scene Leonard Di Vinci et le modele de la Joconde.
At times Mona Lisa slept at the bedside of curators who were painfully aware of their heavy responsibility.
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I've always been puzzled by why people queue up for hours at the Louvre in Paris to take pictures of the Mona Lisa.
GOOD news, the Louvre is an art lover's paradise, its collection of more than 400,000 items including the Mona Lisa and Venus De Milo.
The actor, whose career included starring roles in Mona Lisa, Who Framed Roger Rabbit and opposite Dame Helen in the classic London gangland thriller The Long Good Friday, died from pneumonia.
History remembers the Mona Lisa as Lisa del Giocondo, a mother of five born into an aristocratic Florentine family whose husband, a cloth and silk merchant, commissioned the portrait.
Washington, August 10 ( ANI ): The identity of the raven-haired beauty painted by Leonardo da Vinci in 1504 in one of his most famous paintings, Mona Lisa, has been subjected to much debate.