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Portrait of Lisa Gherardini, wife of Francesco del Giocondo, known as "Monna Lisa, la Gioconda" or "Mona Lisa", 1503-1519

Leonardo da Vinci, The Louvre1503/1519

Rmn-Grand Palais

Rmn-Grand Palais
Paris, France, France

This portrait is believed to be of Lisa Gherardini, the wife of Florentine fabric merchant Francesco del Giocondo. In Italian it is known as "La Gioconda", but in English it is commonly referred to as "The Mona Lisa."

Details

  • Title: Portrait of Lisa Gherardini, wife of Francesco del Giocondo, known as "Monna Lisa, la Gioconda" or "Mona Lisa", 1503-1519
  • Creator: Leonardo di ser Piero DA VINCI, dit Léonard de Vinci (1452 - 1519), Paris, musée du Louvre
  • Date Created: 1503/1519
  • Location Created: Florence, Italie
  • Physical Dimensions: 77 x 53 cm.
  • Original Language: French
  • Provenance: France, Paris, musée du Louvre-Acquis par François Ier en 1518.
  • Publisher: Rmn-Grand Palais
  • Original Source: Paris, Louvre Museum
  • Rights: France, Paris, musée du Louvre-Acquis par François Ier en 1518. Photo © RMN-Grand Palais (musée du Louvre) / Michel Urtado
  • External Link: Agence photo de la Réunion des musées nationaux-Grand Palais
  • Medium: Oil on canvas

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