Sculpture "The Motherland"

Sculpture "The Motherland"

Vladimir P.
Sculpture "The Motherland is calling!"(1959-1967) - A composite center of the monument-ensemble "Heroes of the Battle of Stalingrad" on Mamaev Hill in Volgograd.The work of sculptor EV Vucheticha and engineer NV Nikitina multimeter is a woman's body, forward with raised sword. Sculpture "Mother Russia" is entered in the Guinness Book of Records as the biggest at the time the sculpture-statue in the world. [3] The height 52 meters, the length of hands - 20 and the sword - 33 meters. Total height of sculpture 85 meters. Weight sculpture 8 thousand tons, and the sword - 14 tons (for comparison: the Statue of Liberty in New York at the height of 46 meters, the statue of Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, 38 meters). At the moment the statue took 11 place in the list of tallest statues in the world. #monument #sculpture #Волгоград #Мамаев_курган #памятник #Родинамать #Россия
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