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Mona Lisa

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The Mona Lisa is a half-length portrait of a woman by the Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci, which has been acclaimed as "the best known, the most visited, the ...

Mona Lisa: Italian campaigners demand the Louvre in Paris hands ...

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Sep 7, 2012 ... Current home: The Louvre museum, in Paris, where the Mona Lisa is hung ... The work is owned by the French government and hangs in the Louvre .... those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline.

Mona Lisa Timeline - PBS

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1452, Leonardo is born in Vinci, a small village in Italy. 1466, Leonardo moves to Florence and enters the shop of Andrea Verrocchio. 1472, Leonardo joins the ...

The Mona Lisa is stolen from the Louvre | History Today

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Aug 8, 2011 ... Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, also known as La Gioconda, is the most ... Napoleon took it away to hang in his bedroom, but it was returned to ...

Where is the original Mona Lisa painting? - Quora

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Does the 'Mona Lisa' found on the dark side of the moon actually exist? ... 2) Since the original Mona Lisa cannot be adequately insured, (as an insurance policy requires a monetary value to the ... It's hanging in the Louvre museum in Paris.

Is the Mona Lisa the real one? - Paris Forum - TripAdvisor

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Jan 28, 2012 ... I do not believe that the Louvre displays any copies. ... by Veronese that hangs on the wall facing her -- I'm guessing less than a quarter of ... we generally do a whistle-stop tour of the Big Three -- La Joconde (as Mona Lisa is ...

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 existing ... Instead of the famous, direct gaze of the painting which hangs in the ... "I do not think there are these discrete stages which represent different portraits.

The real Mona Lisa? Prado museum finds Leonardo da Vinci pupil's ...

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Feb 1, 2012 ... The original painting hangs behind glass with enormous security at ... You can imagine that this is what the Mona Lisa looked like back in the 16th century. ... has eyebrows and the Mona Lisa in the real masterpiece does not.

Mona Lisa Was Stolen - 20th Century History - About.com

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Why did they do it? ... But on the wall where the Mona Lisa used to hang, in between Correggio's Mystical Marriage and Titian's Allegory of Alfonso d'Avalos, sat ...

In Louvre, New Room With View of 'Mona Lisa' - The New York Times

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Apr 6, 2005 ... Da Vinci's Mona Lisa, displayed in far-off corner of Louvre for past four years ... the painting hangs alone on a freestanding wall that divides the gallery. ... As part of the reorganization, the museum hopes to do more than better ...

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14 Things You Didn't Know About the 'Mona Lisa' | Mental Floss

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Apr 1, 2015 ... The French emperor once had Mona Lisa hanging in his bedroom, ... "Mona Lisa often made men do strange things," R. A. Scotti wrote in ...

Mona Lisa – Portrait of Lisa Gherardini, wife of Francesco del - Louvre

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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 ...

Has the Original Mona Lisa Been Found? - History in the Headlines

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Sep 25, 2012 ... Does the Mona Lisa have an older sister who looks younger? ... their version a decade before the iconic masterpiece that hangs in the Louvre.