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The mystery of the Mona Lisa

by Elizabeth Singer Hunt

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Published by Chubby Cheeks in West Byfleet .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementElizabeth Singer Hunt.
SeriesSecret Agent Jack Stalwart
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p. ;
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16405529M
ISBN 100954791908
OCLC/WorldCa63184887

Mystery of the Mona Lisa book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Historically accurate novel recounts the mother-son relationship /5(6).   Is there another Mona Lisa? One of the most intriguing controversies surrounding the Mona Lisa is the question of whether Leonardo painted more than one portrait of Lisa week PBS explores this tantalizing topic in a new episode of its popular “Secrets of the Dead” series.. According to the two-Mona Lisa theory, Leonardo may have painted Lisa.

Get this from a library! The mystery of the Mona Lisa. [Elizabeth Singer Hunt] -- The Mona Lisa, the most famous painting in the world, has been stolen from the Louvre museum in Paris. Can Secret Agent Jack Stalwart find it before an evil red-haired man takes it out of the.   OK, so we have the mystique of Leonardo, the early mystery and publicity, and to that we add an artistic revolution — all qualities that contributed to the Mona Lisa’s growing fame. In the s, the painting was acquired by Francis I, King of France, and kept at Fontainebleau, where it was seen by dignitaries and upper levels of society.

  Jack Stalwart: The Mystery of the Mona Lisa by Elizabeth Singer Hunt, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). ‎Meet Jack Stalwart. Code name: COURAGE. Jack is an ordinary kid who becomes a secret agent by night, thwarting evil all over the world as he searches for his missing brother, Max. Destination: France. The Mona Lisa, the most famous painting in Author: Elizabeth Singer Hunt.


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In The Mystery of the Mona Lisa, Jack is sent to the Louvre Museum in Paris to track down the theft of the world's most beloved must match wits with a seemingly invisible mastermind in order to stop Leonardo's masterpiece from slipping into the criminal underground forever/5.

Leonardo Da Vinci’s painting the Mona Lisa, also called La Gioconda, is perhaps the most famous painting in the lovers believe that it’s the painting’s beauty and artistic merit that make it so popular. But it’s also likely that the mystery surrounding the identity of the sitter, and the theft and subsequent conspiracy theory are what have catapulted the.

In The Mystery of the Mona Lisa, Jack is sent to the Louvre Museum in Paris to track down the theft of the world's most beloved must match wits with a seemingly invisible mastermind in order to stop Leonardo's masterpiece from slipping into the criminal underground forever/5(66).

A book I adored as a kid - along with the same author's THE HOUSE THAT SAILED AWAY. These books were full of vitality, the kind of story that I wanted to pick up again once I'd finished reading it.

THE MONA LISA MYSTERY helped shape my opinions of the crazy French and I will be ever grateful to the author for the joy the book brought me/5. The real Mona Lisa mystery. The most famous portrait by Leonardo Da Vinci is an unresolved mystery of all times. Two of the biggest mysteries are her identity and the way she smiles.

The most recent explanation about this identity states that it. In The Mystery of the Mona Lisa, Jack is sent to the Louvre Museum in Paris to track down the theft of the world's most beloved painting.

He must match wits with a seemingly invisible mastermind in order to stop Leonardo's masterpiece from slipping into the criminal underground forever/5(66). These days, most experts agree that the Mona Lisa is a portrait of Lisa Gherardini del Giocondo, wife of a Florentine silk merchant named Francesco del Giocondo (hence the name by which she is known in Italy and France, La Gioconda, or La Joconde).

When she sat for Leonardo da Vinci, in aroundshe was about 24 years old. Thousands more waited, as concerned as if Mona Lisa were a missing person, for news of the lost painting.

Almost a century later, questions still linger: Who really pinched Mona Lisa, and why. Part love story, part mystery, Vanished Smile reopens the puzzling case that transformed a Renaissance portrait into the most enduring icon of all by: 3.

Synopsis. It is the most famous work of art in human history. Millions of visitors come to the Louvre each year to admire the Mona Lisa, which has become an ideal of beauty and r, with the Mona Lisa, Leonardo da Vinci left behind more than just the portrait of a also left us with one of the greatest mysteries of all time.

Katie’s back with another “Art Smart!” report. This week she explores some of the mysteries about the world’s most famous painting – the Mona Lisa. Website. The Mona Lisa is exactly what Da Vinci captured -- the intention of this woman's soul.

He canvased a smile that was protruding through her eyes, even more so than on her lips. Absolute genius. anon February 3, The bottom line is Mona Lisa's smile is not a mystery, not in the sense of if she is smiling or not smiling. She's a global icon, celebrated in songs, poetry and Pop Art. Yet, years after Leonardo da Vinci painted the Mona Lisa, we are no closer to unravelling the mystery surrounding the phenomenon.

‎A very funny middle-grade adventure by renowned author-illustrator Pat Hutchins. Class 3 of Hampstead Primary School are off on a school trip to Paris. Morgan is the first to spot the bearded man in the black Citroen car, cruising behind their school bus.

Manifested throughout the book is the theme of Leonardo's dream: to immortalize his mother's image in the painting which has been a great mystery since its creation. Jack Stalwart: The Mystery of the Mona Lisa. A Historical Art Theft Mystery & Suspense Novel.

Joey is the great-grandson of Vincenzo Peruggia, the man who stole the original Mona Lisa in Along with his girlfriend, Marie, an art connoisseur, he stumbles across his father’s secret room, and finds himself staring at what he thinks is a replica of da Vinci’s most famous masterpiece.

Mona Lisa, by Leonardo da Vinci, Louvre Museum The 16th-century portrait Mona Lisa, or La Gioconda (La Joconde), painted in oil on a poplar panel by Leonardo da Vinci, has been the subject of a considerable deal of speculation.

Contents 1 Columns and trimming 2 Landscape 3 Other versions 4 Nude versions 5 Smile 6 Infrared scan 7 Eyebrows and eyelashes 8 Subject. I believe that the mysterious element in regard to Stealing Mona Lisa is simply the fact that one can let their imagination go in a multitude of directions.

This book is not meant to be a heavy-lifting piece of literature. I enjoyed Stealing Mona Lisa as a frolicking romp through the land of the art world of Paris in /5. The mystery of her identity. The story told by one of Leonardo's first biographers, Giorgio Vasari, is that this oil portrait depicts Lisa Gherardini, second.

The Mystery of the Mona Lisa: France: Secret Agent Jack Stalwart: Book 3 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Elizabeth Singer Hunt (Author), MacLeod Andrews (Narrator), Brilliance Audio (Publisher) & 0 more/5(66).

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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Secret Agent Jack Stalwart Ser.: The Mystery of the Mona Lisa by Elizabeth Singer Hunt (, Perfect) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!Mystery of the Mona Lisa is an extremely researched, lush, well-written, and historicallyaccurate tale set in Renaissance Italy.

The author claims that the painting is in fact the portrait of Caterina, the mother of Leonardo da Vinci. In The Mystery of the Mona Lisa, Jack is sent to the Louvre Museum in Paris to track down the theft of the world's most beloved must match wits with a seemingly invisible mastermind in order to stop Leonardo's masterpiece from slipping into the criminal underground : Running Press Book Publishers.