September 28, 2012
nationalpost:

Mona Lisa MkI: Mysterious early version of Da Vinci’s most famous portrait has art experts baffledGENEVA — The mystery behind the most enigmatic smile in art — Leonardo da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” — just got a little more complicated.In a coming-out party of sorts in Geneva, rounds of flashbulbs popped Thursday as the non-profit Mona Lisa Foundation pulled back the curtain to present what it claims is a predecessor of the world’s most famous portrait. (Laurent Gillieron / Keystone / The Associated Press / Files)

nationalpost:

Mona Lisa MkI: Mysterious early version of Da Vinci’s most famous portrait has art experts baffled
GENEVA — The mystery behind the most enigmatic smile in art — Leonardo da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” — just got a little more complicated.

In a coming-out party of sorts in Geneva, rounds of flashbulbs popped Thursday as the non-profit Mona Lisa Foundation pulled back the curtain to present what it claims is a predecessor of the world’s most famous portrait. (Laurent Gillieron / Keystone / The Associated Press / Files)

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    I don’t know if this is true, but I read a theory that the Mona Lisa was Da Vinci’s self portrait of himself as a women.
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    WHAT IN THE NAME OF BLOODY HELL IS THAT THING ON THE LEFT, EXCUSE ME????
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