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The Louvre or the Louvre Museum (French: Musée du Louvre, pronounced: [ myze dy luvʁ]) ..... The museum contains exhibits from Sumer and the city of Akkad, with .... The High Renaissance co...

A Closer Look | Louvre Museum | Paris - Musée du Louvre

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A closer look at the Mona Lisa ... A Closer Look · Tales of the Museum · Through Children's Eyes · Mini-sites · The Elements of Art · Support the Louvre.

Mona Lisa – Portrait of Lisa Gherardini, wife of Francesco del ...

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This portrait was doubtless started in Florence around 1503. It is thought to be of Lisa Gherardini, wife of a Florentine cloth merchant named Francesco del ...

The Louvre Museum: Facts, Paintings & Tickets - Live Science

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May 10, 2013 ... The Louvre is the world's largest museum and houses one of the most impressive art ... The line to see the Mona Lisa can get quite long.

The Mona Lisa: history and mystery - Louvre museum - Paris ...

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The Mona Lisa is one of the most emblematic portraits in the history of painting. Painted by Leonardo da Vinci in the 16th century, it joined the...

Hidden portrait 'found under Mona Lisa', says French scientist - BBC ...

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Dec 8, 2015 ... An earlier portrait of the Mona Lisa has been found under the ... the painting which hangs in the Louvre Museum in Paris, the image of the sitter ...

Where is the original "Mona Lisa" located? | Reference.com

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The original "Mona Lisa" is located in the Louvre Museum in Paris. Though Leonardo da Vinci began the famous portrait in Florence, Italy, he probably ...

10 Secrets of the Louvre, The World's Most Visited Museum | FWx

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Apr 12, 2016 ... This monumental museum contains many secrets inside its hallowed ... The Mona Lisa may be the Louvre's most famous painting, but many ...

Famous Paintings: Mona Lisa - Masterpiece Cards

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Mona Lisa is both the most influential and mocked of all famous paintings in Western art history, even more than 500 years after her creation by Leonardo da  ...

6 Things You May Not Know About the Louvre - History in the ...

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Aug 9, 2013 ... Check out some surprising facts about the world-famous museum and its long ... The Mona Lisa hasn't always been on display at the Louvre.