Mona Lisa

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Mona Lisa

(ˈməʊnə ˈliːzə)
n
(Art Terms) a portrait of a young woman painted by Leonardo da Vinci, admired for her enigmatic smile. Also called: La Gioconda
Translations

Mona Lisa

[ˈməʊnəˈliːzə] N the Mona Lisala Gioconda, la Mona Lisa
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The painting, La Joconde, is better known by what name?
On top of it Da Vinci was masterly in the monumentality of the composition and the atmospheric illusionism of Mona Lisa (called La Joconde in French).
Analyse de la Joconde nue au @c2rmf avec Bruno Mottin, conservateur du @c2rmf et @mathieudeldicqu conservateur du @chantillydomain pic.
beaucoup moins que]Rachida Saadi est la Joconde du cinema marocain.
L'œuvre est un voyage [beaucoup moins que] algerien [beaucoup plus grand que] dans l'enigmatique sourire de la toile La Joconde ou Mona Lisa du peintre italien Leonardo Da Vinci, selon les adeptes du 4e art ayant assiste a sa presentation.
McCaffrey left fashion merchandising to attend Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Portland, Oregon, and completed an externship at La Joconde, a noted custom cake design studio and bakery in Portland.
Thus Douglas Sirk is labeled "the worthy disciple of the great Raoul Walsh" ("Capitaine Mystere de Douglas Sirk"), while Francois Truffaut's Les Mistons (1957) evokes Jean Vigo and early Renoir ("Premier prix a La Joconde d'Henri Gruel").
Le caveau de la famille du marchand florentin Francesco del Giocondo dont la femme Lisa Gherardini pourrait avoir servi de modele a Leonard de Vinci pour son celebre tableau La Joconde, a ete ouvert vendredi par une equipe de scientifiques.
I bought a filly out of it, La Joconde [a half-sister to Lambadora], with John Cullinan several years ago and she went on to breed a Listed winner, Jioconda [later the dam of Lightening Pearl].
Indeed, most scholars believe that the Mona Lisa, known as La Gioconda in Italian or La Joconde in French, is the portrait of Lisa Gherardini, a member of a minor noble family of rural origins who married the wealthy merchant Francesco del Giocondo.
DEPUIS cinq cents ans, la Joconde captive les esprits et suscite les fantasmes de millions de personnes qui esperent en comprendre le mystere.
BiensE[c]r, au passage nous avons visitE[umlaut] Le Louvre pour y dE[umlaut]couvrir les incontournables A1/2 Venus de Milo e et A1/2 La Joconde e qui continuent de fasciner leurs visiteurs.