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"A genius immortalized her. A French king paid a fortune for her. An emperor coveted her. Poets lauded her. Singers crooned of her. Advertisers exploited her."
I suppose the day I finally make it to the Louvre to view (and ugly-cry about) the only item known to exist that was at one time owned by Eleanor of Aquitaine, I could stop by and check out Mona Lisa as well.
Have you seen the painting in person? If so, was it everything you thought it would be?
Leave a comment and let me know what you think.