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Artist marks 100th anniversary of Fyodor Dostoevsky's birth with giant portrait

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A land artist in northern Italy has created a giant image of Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoevsky to mark the 100 year anniversary of his birth. Using an old tractor, land-artist Dario Gambarin created his latest work of art in his field in Castagnaro, near Verona

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