The portrait of Pope Francis ploughed into a field
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Pope portrait ploughed in Italy

Italian artist Dario Gambarin creates a crop-portrait of Pope Francis in his parents' field in the town of Castagnaro, close to Verona.

An artist near Verona, Italy, has created an artwork of Pope Francis using a tractor.

Dario Gambarin decided to plough the giant portrait into his parents' field after the pontiff announced of a forthcoming day of fasting and prayer for peace in Syria.

Tom Bayly reports.

  • 03 Sep
  • From the section Europe