Posted on

A Modern Mona Lisa.

This painting has been attracting attention on my blog so I decided to reblog the image. .

CHARALEE G.

Image

                        Copyright 2012 ©  Ferran Escote

A Modern Mona Lisa. 

Supreme art is a traditional statement of certain heroic and religious truth, passed on from age to age, modified by individual genius, but never abandoned.
William Butler Yeats

Leonardo Da Vinci´s Mona Lisa can be said to be one of the most famous paintings in the art world. Beyond the enigmatic smile of Mona Lisa, the history and style of the painting continues to fascinate its viewers. It has survived for over 500 years, witnessing the passing of the Renaissance and enduring revolutions and wars. It has been in housed at the Palace de Versailles, the bedroom of Napoleon I and now the Louvre in Paris. Once stolen from its home at the Louvre it is now given extraordinary security measures. It is perhaps the fact that the painting…

View original post 717 more words

Advertisements

One response to “A Modern Mona Lisa.

  1. This painting has been receiving attention.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s