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The Itamaraty Palace, located at the Ministries Esplanade and along Monumental Axis, is the main office of Ministry External Relations of Brazil. The architetures project was designed by Oscar Niemeyer (1907). The sculpture The Meteor was designed by the brazilian sculptor Bruno Giorgi (1905-1993). The Meteor was carved in italian white marble from Carrara. This sculpture is composed by five blocks that represent the five Continents. On this picture is showed a view daylight.
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O Palcio do Itamaraty, localizado na Esplanada dos Ministrios e ao longo do Eixo Monumental, a sede do Ministrio das Relaes Exteriores. Projeto arquitetnico de Oscar Niemeyer (1907). A escultura O Meteoro, esculpida em mrmore de Carrara, foi feita pelo artista brasileiro, Bruno Giorgi (1905-1993). Esta escultura formada por cinco blocos de mrmore que representam os cinco continentes.Nesta outra foto, apresentei uma viso diurna.

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