The Mona Lisa - Art AnalysisArtist: Leonardo da Vinci
Location: The Louvre (since 1797)
Dimensions: 77 cm x 53 cm
Subject: Lisa del Giocondo
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The Mona LisaThe Mona Lisa by the famous renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci is the most famous and recognized painting on the earth. Its famous for its great simplicity, painting style, the mysterious smile etc.
This painting is also known as La Gioconda. Its a half sized portrait of a woman named Lisa Gherardini. She was the wife of Francesco del Giocondo. This was an oil painting on poplar panel created between 1503 and 1506.