Mona Lisa is moved to the Louvre after the French Revolution, but spends a brief period in the bedroom of Napoleon in the Tuileries Palace.
79 years, 7 months, 23 days later
During the Franco-Prussian War (1870–1871) the Mona Lisa is moved from the Louvre to the Brest Arsenal.
41 years, 8 months, 1 day later
Mona Lisa is stolen from the Louvre by Louvre employee Vincenzo Peruggia and is missing for two years.
3 years, 4 months, 14 days later
Uffizi returns the Mona Lisa to the Louvre.
24 years, 6 days later
During World War II, the Mona Lisa is again removed from the Louvre and taken for safety first to Château d'Amboise, then to the Loc-Dieu Abbey and Château de Chambord, then finally to the Musée Ingres in Montauban.