The second Mona Lisa

AP Photo/Jacques Brinon.

How amazing ! A man views the painting Portrait of Lisa Gherardini del Giocondo, also known as Mona Lisa, and painted by an assistant of Italian Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci, at the Louvre Museum in Paris, Tuesday, March 27, 2012, it was discovered in February this year.

The painting is owned by the Prado museum of Madrid, and was painted around 1503. A Da Vinci exhibition starts on Thursday with the unfinished artpiece The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne as the star of a major exhibit exploring the works genesis, and its place in art history.

Competition with the National Portrait Gallery show? No, no, no not at all.