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'Mona Lisa' gets new lighting at Louvre Museum
'Mona Lisa' gets new lighting at Louvre Museum

Even the "Mona Lisa" needs a little help to look so young after nearly five centuries.  Officials at the Musée du Louvre in Paris this week unveiled a new lighting system for the Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece that remains the museum's top visitor draw. The new lighting features LED bulbs in a new system created by Toshiba, which has a multi-year agreement with the Louvre to upgrade its lighting. "Mona Lisa" now is illuminated by a system of 34 LED bulbs that can be adjusted to highlight the painting's natural colors. A news conference held at the Louvre on Tuesday used a copy of the "Mona Lisa" to demonstrate the system, according to...

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