The Lost Mona Lisa

RA Scotti's account of the day in 1911 when the Mona Lisa went missing from the Louvre.

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01*20090420

In the Salon Carre there is a gap on the wall where the painting once hung.

02*20090421

The theft is not detected for over 24 hours, and, once it is, uproar ensues.

03*20090422

Why has the painting beguiled us through the ages?

04*20090423

Vincenzo Peruggia is believed to be the thief.

What are his motives and is he believable?

05 LAST*20090424

Vincenzo Peruggia is arrested and the painting is returned to France.