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The Hunt For Mona Lisa Has Begun

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The hunt for the possible remains of the model for Leonardo’s Mona Lisa began Wednesday in Florence.  Experts hope to reconstruct the woman’s face to try and decipher if she’s the one who has the famous Mona Lisa smile.

 

“I’m reasonably confident we’re going to find something,” said Silvano Vinceti, an art historian who has found the bones of Caravaggio.

 

Over the next three days, the team of experts is using a device to scan underneath the ex-chapel in the old convent of St. Ursula. 

 

Read more from ANSA for more information or check out our previous blog post.