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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La obra, prestada por el Museo del Hermitage, es una de las estrellas de la muestra La Joconde Nue, le mystere enfin devoile.
Joconde is famous for its cakes, among them the Carrot Cake, Taisan and Chocolate Decadence Cake.
--, 2008, Des clous dans la Joconde. Toulouse, Editions Anacharsis.
L'œuvre est un voyage [beaucoup moins que] algerien [beaucoup plus grand que] dans l'enigmatique sourire de la toile La Joconde ou Mona Lisa du peintre italien Leonardo Da Vinci, selon les adeptes du 4e art ayant assiste a sa presentation.
McCaffrey left fashion merchandising to attend Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Portland, Oregon, and completed an externship at La Joconde, a noted custom cake design studio and bakery in Portland.
Thus Douglas Sirk is labeled "the worthy disciple of the great Raoul Walsh" ("Capitaine Mystere de Douglas Sirk"), while Francois Truffaut's Les Mistons (1957) evokes Jean Vigo and early Renoir ("Premier prix a La Joconde d'Henri Gruel").
Bazin, Des clous dans la Joconde: l'anthropologie autrement.
INGREDIENTS Joconde decor paste 50g unsalted butter 50g icing sugar 50g egg whites 55g plain flour Red food colouring Chocolate sponge layer: 2 large egg whites 5g white caster sugar 115g ground almonds 115 icing sugar 3 eggs 20 plain flour 20g cocoa powder 40g butter, softened White chocolate sponge Layer: 4 egg whites 25g white caster sugar 4 eggs 150g ground almonds 150g icing sugar 25g plain flour 50g white chocolate 20g butter, softened Filling: 500ml whipping cream 60g icing sugar 1 vanilla pod, split and seeds removed 100ml Bailey's Irish cream liqueur 50g dark chocolate Raspberry jam Decorate: 200g fresh raspberries 50g dark chocolate 115g white chocolate 100ml double cream METHOD 1.
Le caveau de la famille du marchand florentin Francesco del Giocondo dont la femme Lisa Gherardini pourrait avoir servi de modele a Leonard de Vinci pour son celebre tableau La Joconde, a ete ouvert vendredi par une equipe de scientifiques.
"I bought a filly out of it, La Joconde [a half-sister to Lambadora], with John Cullinan several years ago and she went on to breed a Listed winner, Jioconda [later the dam of Lightening Pearl].
Indeed, most scholars believe that the Mona Lisa, known as La Gioconda in Italian or La Joconde in French, is the portrait of Lisa Gherardini, a member of a minor noble family of rural origins who married the wealthy merchant Francesco del Giocondo.