Marcel Duchamp's moustachioed Mona Lisa sells for $750,000

By Agence France-Presse

Duchamp reproduction of Leonardo Da Vinci's classic painting includes a beard and moustache

One of Marcel Duchamp's reproductions of Leonardo Da Vinci's Mona Lisa, on to which he pencilled a beard and moustache, has sold for €632,500 ($750,000) at Sotheby's in Paris.

It was part of the sale of a collection of surrealist works owned by American Arthur Brandt, with 110 pieces fetching €3.9 million, including commission.

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Source: Marcel Duchamp's moustachioed Mona Lisa sells for $750,000