Gigantic Sculptures for the WPC ‘Scale’.

For the WPC  ‘Scale’, I couldn’t think of a better photo than this one of the colossal 60 foot high carvings of the four American Presidents  at Mount Rushmore. Those fir trees look really minute.


Then I remembered another humongous sculpture, which stands on the peak of Corcovado mountain overlooking Rio. The iconic statue of ‘Christ the Redeemer’ stands 98 feet tall on a 26 foot pedestal, and the arms stretch 92 feet wide. This is the back view, taken in the mist. The people below look positively Lilliputian.


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76 comments on “Gigantic Sculptures for the WPC ‘Scale’.

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  3. Both iconic landmarks Sylvia, and brilliant for the challenge. You are one well-travelled lady 🙂

    I wonder if anyone has posted about the huge Genghis Khan Equestrian Statue in Mongolia?

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