Details: This is a set of 12 greeting cards. Each card shows a view from above of Cristo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer) statue, looking down over Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Christ the Redeemer (Portuguese: Cristo Redentor), is a statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The statue stands 39.6 metres (130 feet) tall, weighs 700 tons and is located at the peak of the 700-m (2296 ft) Corcovado mountain in the Tijuca Forest National Park overlooking the city. A symbol of Christianity, the statue has become an icon of Rio and Brazil. It was sculpted by Paul Landowski, French monument sculptor of Polish origin.