Portrait of Mona Lisa Putin Was Sold $ 300,000
A unique portrait of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, was bought for $ 300,000 at an auction held in Moscow.Putin‘s portrait is made by an American artist, David Datuna of miniature images of Mona Lisa. Initial price set for this portrait in this auction was $ 100,000, but a Russian businessman bought it for $ 300,000.
Portrait photographs consists of miniature white / black of the Mona Lisa - famous picture painted by Leonardo da Vinci between 1503 and 1506 - covered with a multitude of pieces of glass.Taking a step back, visitors can observe the image of Vladimir Putin, whose smile is “the same enigma for mankind” as stated at the Mona Lisa but not auctioning the painting.Portrait of Vladimir Putin, displaying easy smile, is part of a series of four paintings entitled “Putin couture”, which includes a double-headed eagle – the symbol of Russia – Russian and American flag.Datuna David, aged 37, is an artist of Georgian living in the United States since 1999. According to its website, the artist made paintings and sculptures and often travels in Europe.