Classical art inspired tattoos have their enthusiasts and can be extremely elegant. A good example of this is the Mona Lisa inspired tattoo.
Leonardo da Vinci created The Mona Lisa between 1503 and 1506. And until now it is the most famous portrait in history. It’s reportedly a painting of Italian noblewoman Lisa del Giocondo. King Francis I of France bought the “Mona Lisa”. And since 1797 this painting hangs in the Louvre in Paris. This painting people currently value at $660 million.
The beauty of this work of art and its cultural importance inspires us on a daily basis. Also, it inspire us in ways that we might not even expect. Great works of art are timeless even as a tattoo.
Classical art will always be loved, respected and appreciated by most people. The portrait of Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci is in fact one of the most recognizable paintings in the world. This painting has found its way into many facets of art, including tattoo artwork.
There are many tattoo variations in this portrait. Some people prefer the original image. While others would make a caricature or will combine it with something else. You can distort the image with modern effects or add a different face to the woman, for example an alien or an emoticon.