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Mona Lisa was a man, says expert
In Vinceti's release of this news, he makes a point to say that the portrait represents a synthesis of Leonardo's scientific, artistic, and philosophical beliefs. Leonardo worked on this portrait for several years, at various intervals. Because of this, he was subjected to different influences and inspiration sources. The canvas is also full of hidden symbolic messages and meanings. Caprotti worked with Leonardo for more than two decades beginning in 1490. Although their relationship seems to be definitively ambiguous, many art historians agree with Vinceti and believe that Caprotti was Leonardo's lover.
And hey, I just want to point out, the letters for the name 'Lisa' are found in the name 'Salai'. Read more on this discovery at ABC. [Thanks, ABC]