FIVE paragraphs minimum (5-6 sentences each paragraph)
The Mona Lisa is one of the world’s most famous and beloved images. WHY? Is it really the most incredible, most beautiful rendering you have ever seen? Is the sitter the most beautiful woman in the world? What is it that makes this painting so memorable, so iconic? Why does it sit in this exalted place in art history?
Tell me who the artist was that painted it, when, and where it came from. Are there any interesting details that you can list about its history that might explain its popularity and mystique? Have you seen her in person? Would you like to? Finally, post a funny image of Mona Lisa that you find, which underscores her position as “queen of all media.”