donations

Roman Pietà

Rome, 1943
Plaster, 247.5 x 157.5 x 124.5 cm

The owner, one of  Ivan Meštrović’s heirs, has put the sculpture on sale, at the price of 2,300,000.00 HRK.
The Roman Pietà is one of Meštrović’s capital works.
The plaster cast from the Institute of St. Jerome in Rome, Meštrović decides to send over to the Meštrović Gallery in Split for safekeeping.
A copy of the work carved in Carrara marble in 1946, exhibited at Meštrović’s solo exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum in New York in 1947, today is kept in the chapel of the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend (USA) and it is their property. A new plaster cast was made in 1960 for the Institute of St. Jerome in Rome and it is still there today. The bronze cast is a part of the collection of the Vatican Museums.

By donating, you are helping the Meštrović Gallery to permanently keep the artwork exhibited in  the permanent display at the Gallery premises in Split.
The amount of donations at this moment has reached 84,901.47 HRK.

Donations

Roman Pietà

Rome, 1943
Plaster, 247.5 x 157.5 x 124.5 cm

The owner, one of  Ivan Meštrović’s heirs, has put the sculpture on sale, at the price of 2,300,000.00 HRK.
The Roman Pietà is one of Meštrović’s capital works.
The plaster cast from the Institute of St. Jerome in Rome, Meštrović decides to send over to the Meštrović Gallery in Split for safekeeping.
A copy of the work carved in Carrara marble in 1946, exhibited at Meštrović’s solo exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum in New York in 1947, today is kept in the chapel of the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend (USA) and it is their property. A new plaster cast was made in 1960 for the Institute of St. Jerome in Rome and it is still there today. The bronze cast is a part of the collection of the Vatican Museums.

By donating, you are helping the Meštrović Gallery to permanently keep the artwork exhibited in  the permanent display at the Gallery premises in Split.
The amount of donations at this moment has reached 84,901.47 HRK.

Donations

Your donations support the activities of the Ivan Meštrović Museums at all four locations. They allow us to take better care of the collections we keep and invest in the educational and exhibition programs we offer. They help us to keep Meštrović’s works that are not in our possession in the Museums, thus making his art permanently available to everyone.

You become a Friend of the Museums 

by donating up to 1,000.00 HRK. The Museums will thank you with two tickets with expert guidance twice a year and the Museums publication of your choice.

You become a Golden Donator 

by donating between 1,000.00 and 50,000.00 HRK. The Museums will thank you with two tickets with expert guidance three times a year, the Museums publication of your choice and an invitation to events organized by the Museums.

You become a Guardian Angel

by donating more than 50,000.00 HRK. The Museums will thank you with two tickets with expert guidance four  times a year, two Museums publications of your choice, an invitation to events organized by the Museums and by putting your name next to the sculpture you have donated for. 

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