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Christ the Redeemer is a statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, considered the largest Art Deco statue in the world. It is 30 meters tall, not including its 8 meters pedestal, and its arms stretch 28 meters wide.
Construction of the Christ Redeemer statue in Brazil started in 1922 and was eventually completed in 1931 taking over 9 years to build at a cost of $250,000.
The left arm points to Rio de Janeiro’s north, the right to the south.
Major corporate sponsors spent large amounts of money to help the statue get voted in as a new 7th wonder of the world.