Fun Fact #2:

How old was Mona Lisa when she posed for Leonardo da Vinci?

9 Firstly the oil painting is thought to be a portrait of Lisa Gherardini, the wife of Francesco del Giocondo who commissioned Leonardo for the painting however he did not finish it and work on it from between 1503 and 1506. It is the most iconic painting ever however there are so many theories and stories behind this famous painting from the mysterious of her smile to the recent discover of a second Mona Lisa who is appears to be younger.
So back to the question, how old was Mona Lisa when she posed for Leonardo da Vinci?

Answer: Probably over 24.

Resources:

1.   Mona Lisa

2.   Wikipedia – Mona Lisa

3.   Lesson on Leornado – Mona Lisa

4.   8 Hidden Secrets In The Mona Lisa

5.   Mona Lisa – Why so famous?

30th August 2015, 2028
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