Latest Mona Lisa Stories

2014-06-24 20:21:22

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Morgan Freeman will narrate a new feature-length doc-drama

2013-12-24 23:04:24

Mona Lisa Code reveals painting 'Frozen in Time' at Sunrise on December 25th, 1500 AD, in Rome Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 The

Mona Lisa Bones Identity
2013-08-12 10:01:38

An Italian art director says he’s close to finally pinning down the identity of Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa.

2013-05-20 23:02:55

Da Vinci - The Genius will immerse guests in da Vinci’s timeless brilliance through full-scale interpretations of the mastermind’s inventions and unparalleled studies of his iconic art.

NASA Sends Mona Lisa To The Moon
2013-01-17 19:23:47

NASA routinely uses lasers to track the position of their Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) as it floats around the moon. Recently, these scientists decided to show off what else they could do with these lasers by using them to communicate with the LRO.

The Bones Of Mona Lisa
2012-07-19 05:21:10

The Mona Lisa is one of the world’s most well-known and famously discussed pieces of art. Now researchers are saying they might know where the bones of the real person behind the painting are buried.

2011-08-24 07:00:00

"Sexual Explosion," the ultimate nude portrait, ranked as #4 in "Top 10 Most Famous Paintings in the Art World" report (July 5, 2011), has been added to Google Images comprehensive

2011-08-19 00:02:05

American Mystery Solver, Scott Lund, Set to Prove Mona Lisa Was Not Painted in Florence Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 18, 2011 “The idea that the Mona Lisa was painted in Florence is the biggest red herring in art history,” says Scott Lund, an investigative writer who claims he can prove a silk merchant's wife living there was not the subject of Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece. Leonardo left Milan in 1499 after an invasion by the King of France sent its ruling Sforza family...

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.