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In pictures: A closer look at the 'new' Mona Lisa

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Professor Alessandro Vezzosi, director of the Museo Ideale Leonardo da Vinci, presents a second version of the famed Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci at a press conference in Geneva on Thursday, September 27, 2012.


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The Mona Lisa Foundation, a non-profit organization, offered what it said was scientific evidence proving that there have always been two portraits of the Mona Lisa by da Vinci.


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Professor Vezzosi points to details on the alleged earlier version of the Mona Lisa in Geneva on Thursday.


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A closeup of the face of the “earlier version” of the Mona Lisa.


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A closeup of the hands on the “earlier version.”


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