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Porta Garibaldi

Paintings Oil on canvas
Single artwork


Description by the artist

In the painting, shapes and colors recreate the atmosphere of this symbolic monument of my city.

Details and dimensions

Materials: Oil on canvas
Dimensions (cm): Height 70, Width 50
Handcrafted in Sicily

The artwork in the Sicilian culture

By the Governance of Sicilian Artisan Foundation

Porta Garibaldi is a triumphal arch built in lava stone in 1768 and it is one of the great symbols of the city of Catania. It is located near the quartereu furtinu(furtinu area) where you can still breathe an ancient Sicily.

(photo) Sicilian fisherman, cc 1800

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