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Researchers are doing DNA testing to confirm the model for one of the most famous paintings in the world, the Mona Lisa. You can do some research of your own with these books and DVDs.

Math and the Mona Lisa: the art and science of Leonardo da Vinci
Atalay, Bulent
709.2 Ata

Becoming Mona Lisa: the making of a global icon
Sassoon, Donald
759.5 Sas 

Vanished smile: the mysterious theft of Mona Lisa
Scotti, R.A.
759.9 Sco

Mona Lisa revealed: secrets of the painting [DVD]
759.5 Mon

The Louvre, where the painting is housed, provides some background on the mystery of the portrait, along with a multi-panel view of the painting.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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