Posted on Monday, 13 December, 2010 | 49 comments| News tip by: Still Waters
Image credit: Leonardo da Vinci
Art detectives have discovered tiny letters and numbers placed in the eyes of the Mona Lisa.
Like something out of Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code the tiny letters have been identified for the first time under magnification, in the right eye the letters spell out Da Vinci's own initials LV suggesting that he placed them there deliberately.
"Intrigue is usually focused on her enigmatic smile."