When Chinese panda meets Mona Lisa

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Mona Lisa by Italian Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci [Photo/Xinhua]


A-Long, a Shenzhen-based online illustrator, has recently combined the panda image with various internationally renowned paintings, causing an internet sensation.

When #panda meets #MonaLisa: Chinese illustrator Along mixes cute pandas with world-famous paintings in latest works https://t.co/rS9DG7saFW pic.twitter.com/EVoTmasyBN

According to China Daily reports, A-Long has been planning to do these creative paintings for some time, and is glad that so many people like his style.

“I not only pay attention to Chinese traditional paintings, but western masterpieces, and I want to show that the Chinese panda not only matches well with Chinese style elements, but stands as a potential image for world culture,” the report added quoting the illustrator.

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