Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Mona Lisa is the most enigmatic painting in the history of European art and one of the most widely reproduced artworks ever. The praised painting is a portrait of a seated woman, Lisa del Giocondo, painted on a poplar panel and completed between 1503?1519. However, the fame of the painting increased and the portrait gained its iconic status after its theft in 1911. Learn more about the masterpiece, its author and speculations regarding the admired and mysterious portrait in this book.