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LIFESTYLE

Why is Mona Lisa The Most Famous Painting In The World?

Why is Mona Lisa The Most Famous Painting In The World? Is it because of her enigmatic smile? Or because of the strange stories surrounding her identity? Or because it was painted by a famous painter Leonardo Da Vinci? The answer is NO. Sure, it is a masterpiece but in the early 1900’s it wasn’t too famous; but thanks to a thief who made the painting world famous, the Mona Lisa portrait was stolen on 21st August, 1911. An Italian was working at the Louvre Museum in France. He was given the job to make a

  1 year ago ago
Why is Mona Lisa The Most Famous Painting In The World?

TRAVEL

Some Information About France Visa. Planning To Go There?

The picturesque topography of France is every enchanting and charming to travelers. From the Eiffel Tower, the iconic architecture of France, to the famous masterpieces of art at the Louvre Museum, to taking a stroll around the elegant Palace of Versailles, France offers visitors with a variety of choices to indulge in. Get a true vibe of the French culture by applying for a France tourist visa. Like any other visa application, one must primarily know the basic process and what is required for them. The visa

  2 years ago ago
Some Information About France Visa.
Planning To Go There?

MILITARY

History: How Betrayal Led to the Defeat of Spartacus in Battle.

Spartacus was a Thracian who led the great slave revolt against the Roman Forces (73-71 BCE).  A marble statue of Spartacus in Louvre Museum, Paris. It all started after Spartacus' capture and enslavement by the Romans after he had refused to fight for them. Due to his power and combat skills, he was trained into a gladiator so as to fight in the arena for the purpose of pleasure to the Romans.  In 73BC, he plotted to escape from where he was held captive and was joined by hundreds of other gladiators. Unfortunately,

  2 years ago ago
History: How Betrayal Led to the Defeat of Spartacus in Battle.

ARTS-DESIGN

7 Most Expensive Paintings Ever Sold In The World.

Below are the 7 most expensive paintings ever sold in the world, worth millions of dollars. 7. Rembrandt's "Pendant portraits of Maerten Soolmans and Oopjen Coppit" — $180 million Date sold: September 2015 Price: $180 million Type of sale: Private The pendant portraits of Marten Soolmans and Oopjen Coppit are a pair of full-length wedding portraits by Rembrandt. They were painted on the occasion of the marriage of Marten Soolmans and Oopjen Coppit in 1634. Formerly owned by the Rothschild family, they

  2 years ago ago
7 Most Expensive Paintings Ever Sold In The World.

CRIME

The Da Vinci Code- The mystery thriller.

The Da Vinci Code is a 2003 mystery thriller novel by Dan Brown. It is Brown's second novel to include the character Robert Langdon: the first was his 2000 novel Angels & Demons. The Da Vinci Code follows "symbologist" Robert Langdon and cryptologist Sophie Neveu after a murder in the Louvre Museum in Paris causes them to become involved in a battle between the Priory of Sion and Opus Dei over the possibility of Jesus Christ having been a companion to Mary Magdalene. The novel explore

  2 years ago ago
The Da Vinci Code- The mystery thriller.

ARTS-DESIGN

7 Most Famous Latent paintings

Painting is the artistry process and practice of applying paint, pigment, color or other medium on solid surfaces. Different forms of modern painting techniques range from oil painting, watercolor painting, acrylic painting, digital painting, spray painting, ink wash painting, e.t.c. Times and eras were of great influence to paintings. Hence, by a mere perusal–of course, with sturdy art knowledge, one could discern that a painting is of the Acient Classical Art or Romanticism. Here are the 7 latent painti

  2 years ago ago
7 Most Famous Latent paintings

ARTS-DESIGN

Why Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa is so famous

Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa is arguable the most famous painting in the world. It is also one of the most expensive paintings in the universe; it hangs behind a bulletproof glass in the Louvre Museum and still draws a lot of viewers each day. However, when viewers manage to see the artwork up close, they are baffled by the small subdued portrait of an ordinary woman. She’s dressed modestly in a translucent veil, dark robes, and no jewelry. Much has been said about her smile and gaze, but viewers still wonder

  2 years ago ago
Why Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa is so famous