Mona Lisa in its Origin

Yasumasa Morimura, Japanese, born 1951



Chromogenic color print on canvas

Overall: 30 3/8 × 21 1/2 in. (77.2 × 54.6 cm)

Frame: 38 7/8 × 30 × 2 7/8 in. (98.7 × 76.2 × 7.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Ninah and Michael Lynne

Mona Lisa in its Origin © 1998 Yasumasa Morimura. All rights reserved.



Place Made: Japan, East Asia, Asia


20th century

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Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

Art about Art: Contemporary Photographers Look at Old Master Paintings, Art on Hulfish, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey, August 19-November 5, 2023.


The artist, 1998; Luhring Augustine, New York, New York, date unknown; Anonymous gift; given to present collection, 2018.

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