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Title
Mona Lisa in Camelot
Type
Text
Subject
Mona Lisa.
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994.
Art--Exhibitions--History--20th century.
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994.
Mona Lisa (Leonardo, da Vinci)
Art--Exhibitions.
1900-1999
Genre Form
History. fst01411628 (Source: OCoLC)
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
plates
Geographic Coverage
United States
Identified By
Lccn: 2017956636
Content
text (Source: rdacontent)
Summary
In 1962, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy tirelessly campaigned to debut Da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" in New York. And as only Jacqueline Kennedy could do, she infused America's first museum blockbuster show with a unique sense of pageantry, igniting a national love affair with the arts.
Table Of Contents
The art enthusiasts
A whispered promise
An unexpected request
Bombshell in the Louvre
"La Joconde must not leave!"
A chat with the Mona Lisa
The queenly voyage
The director's inspection
An evening to remember
"Let them see a little Rembrandt, too"
Manhattan falls in love
The city of light beckons
Final bows.
Authorized Access Point
Davis, Margaret L., Mona Lisa in Camelot