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MONA LISA Leonardo da Vinci Giants of Art 1 Kg Kilo Silver Coin 100$ Niue 2017

MONA LISA Leonardo da Vinci Giants of Art 1 Kg Kilo Silver Coin 100$ Niue 2017

BU – Brilliant Uncirculated. This spectacular 1 Kg Silver coin is the part of the incredible Giants of Art series and features the most famous painting in the world, the masterpiece by Leonardo da Vinci – the Mona Lisa. The coin is made from a full block of Silver, has a beautiful coloration and comes in an elegant case, along with the Certificate of Authenticity. Limited mintage to 750 pcs worldwide. The reverse of the coin features the detailed portrait with its original background in colour of the Mona Lisa, a half-length portrait of Lisa Gherardini by the Italian Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci. On the bottom of the reverse, the inscriptions: LEONARDO DA VINCI the name of the Italian artist, MONA LISA the name of the coin and 1503 – 1506 – the years when it is believed that Leonardo painted the Mona Lisa. Mona Lisa (Gioconda) The Mona Lisa is a half-length portrait of Lisa Gherardini by the Italian Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci, which has been described as the best known, the most visited, the most written about, the most sung about, the most parodied work of art in the world. The painting is a portrait of Lisa Gherardini, the wife of Francesco del Giocondo, and is in oil on a white Lombardy poplar panel, and is believed to have been painted between 1503 and 1506. Leonardo may have continued working on it as late as 1517. It was acquired by King Francis I of France and is now the property of the French Republic, on permanent display at the Louvre Museum in Paris since 1797. The subject’s expression, which is frequently described as enigmatic, the monumentality of the composition, the subtle modelling of forms, and the atmospheric illusionism were novel qualities that have contributed to the continuing fascination and study of the work. The item “MONA LISA Leonardo da Vinci Giants of Art 1 Kg Kilo Silver Coin 100$ Niue 2017″ is in sale since Monday, September 11, 2017. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Other Oceania Coins”. The seller is “powercoin_italy” and is located in Roma. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
  • Year: 2017
  • Composition: Silver
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Niue
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