The Mona Lisa is the most famous picture in the world. It is in The Louvre, Paris and the Mona Lisa was a real lady who posed for the picture.
When Leonardo da Vinci first exhibited the work it was written that the Mona Lisa was the most beautiful woman in the world. She was the epitome of beauty, poise, mystic and a certain status.
Many, many copies of the painting have been taken and sold all over the world. It is the one painting everyone has heard of and her name is abound in the media.
The darker tones of her dress allow her face to shine through. Her eyes are amazing with such an auspicious stare. Her hair is naturally dark and falls nicely on her shoulders in a feminine, attractive way.
She is known as the perfect lady and all women in her era tried to copy her style. The portrait was carefully painted and took Leonardo 4 years to complete to his satisfaction. And when it was finally released it wowed a nation.