The Mona Lisa is arguably one of the most iconic portraits in the history of mankind, and this collection of Mona Lisa likenesses is a great look into how society has approached the popular lady.

Here is a quick history lesson for you: The Mona Lisa was painted by an Italian artist by the name of Leonardo da Vinci. The painting is rumoured to be of Lisa Gherardini and was painted between the years of 1503 and 1506. The Mona Lisa is easily the most talked about and revisited piece of art in the world.

Many artist have chosen to use the Mona Lisa as the inspiration for their work. She has been recreated as LEGO, as giant edible art and insanely accurate lawn art, to name a few.