Mona Lisa Had A Twin Sister
A painting owned by Spain's Prado Museum, long thought only to be a copy of Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa," was actually painted by an apprentice of the master alongside da Vinci himself as he created the original. This according to museum officials, who announced the exciting news on Wednesday. (via Fark)
Hidden Images In The Mona Lisa
How has no one noticed this in almost 500 years?!?! Artist Ron Piccirillo discovered a whole series of hidden messages from Leonardo da Vinci in the Mona Lisa simply by looking at it from an extreme angle. The most startling of these Renaissance Easter Eggs being three animal heads in the background.