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Why Louvre's Mona Lisa keeps a smile: Paris' cooling system

August 01, 2022 12:50 pm

Unbeknown to millions of tourists, the piping currently cools the City of Light’s most emblematic sites, such as the Louvre and the Quai Branly Museum.

Cholita Mona Lisa: Bolivian artist gives famed portrait indigenous makeover

June 04, 2022 8:34 pm

Cholitas, usually indigenous Aymara or Quechua women, are generally from poor farming communities and have long faced marginalization in the Andean nation, which has the highest percentage of indigenous people in Latin America.

Explained: Mona Lisa — widely loved, frequently attacked

May 31, 2022 8:44 am

Considered an archetypal masterpiece of the Italian Renaissance, Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa is believed to have been painted between 1503 and 1517.

Man disguised as old woman smears cake on Mona Lisa portrait at Louvre

May 30, 2022 2:55 pm

Soon after the incident, the museum's security staff rushed to eject the man from the room even as the crowd continued to photograph the situation

Behind the Art: Why is Leonardo Da Vinci's Mona Lisa so famous?

May 23, 2022 10:50 am

Why is the Mona Lisa so famous and what led it to having the most expensive insurance policy in history? Why was Picasso arrested in suspicion of stealing the painting?

'Mona Lisa' copy goes under the hammer for 210,000 euros in Paris auction

November 10, 2021 11:00 am

The auction house, Artcurial, had estimated the copy, dating from around 1600 and looking strikingly similar to the original, would fetch 150,000 to 200,000 euros

'Mona Lisa' copy goes under the hammer for 210,000 euros in Paris auction

November 10, 2021 10:01 am

Leonardo's original, which French King Francois I bought from the painter in 1518, can be found in Paris' Louvre museum, drawing huge crowds to see its enigmatic smile.

Mona Lisa copy to go under the hammer in Paris auction

November 07, 2021 5:09 pm

Leonardo's original, which French King Francois I bought from the painter in 1518, can be found in Paris' Louvre museum and is not for sale.

What is the 'Mooning Mona Lisa' statue?

September 15, 2021 9:09 pm

The sculpture is essentially a Nick Walker painting of the 'Moona Lisa' reimagined as a life-size figure

Mona Lisa up for auction? Not quite

June 14, 2021 10:31 am

The painting was done by an unknown artist in the early 17th century, around 100 years after the original by the Italian Renaissance master entered the royal collection of Francois I, Christie's said

MONA LISA PHOTOS

Bigg Boss 10 contestant Mona Lisa celebrates her first wedding anniversary in Dubai

January 20, 2018 2:01 pm

Antara Biswas, known more by Mona Lisa uploaded many pictures of her with Vikrant Singh Rajpoot and it is clear that the couple had a fabulous time in the city. See all the photos here.

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