Construction of Christ the Redeemer Statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1926 – 1931 | Chief ...

Construction of Christ the Redeemer Statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1926 – 1931 | Chief ...

In observance of Easter weekend, here are some great photographs taken during the construction of the Christ the Redeemer Statue (or Christo Redentor in Portuguese) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  It is one of the most recognizable landmarks in South America and was named one of the “New 7 Wonders of the World” in 2007.  Designed by Heitor da Silva…

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1935 Brazil
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