Saint John Paul II Portrait

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SAINT JOHN PAUL II

Saint John Paul II portrayed here (Latin: Ioannes Paulus PP. II, Italian: Giovanni Paolo II) (18 May 1920 – 2 April 2005), reigned as Pope of the Roman Catholic Church and Sovereign of Vatican City from 16 October 1978 until his death on 2 April 2005. he was the second-longest documented pontificate; only Pope Pius IX served longer.
This portrait of Saint John Paul II was illustrated using well over a million hand applied .25mm dots to form this photographic image of Saint John Paul II. It took the artist close to a year to complete.

Over 1 Million Hand Applied Dots…

Saint John Paul II Portrait

THE MAKING OF SAINT JOHN PAUL II

Saint John Paul II is one of the most detailed and sought after portrait’s ever done by Todd Claydon through Claydon Fine Arts. Upon release this artwork immediately became one of the finer portraits of Saint John Paul II in existence. This portrait in it’s first 3 months was viewed by tens of thousands in Catholic churches and cathedrals in Upper Canada. People have prayed to it, knelt to it & cried in front of it.Saint John Paul II Portrait
On May 4th 2011, the original stipple artwork was blessed by Most Reverend Pedro López Quintana, Apostolic Nuncio to Canada at Ottawa’s Notre-Dame Cathedral. The artwork has also received a write up in L’OSSERVATORE ROMANO, The Vatican’s own newspaper referring to this stipple portrait as a “masterpiece”.

Saint John Paul II
The Portrait

Saint John Paul II stipple

The Saint John Paul II portrait / artwork was illustrated on a 15 x 20 illustration board.
Using well over a million .25mm hand applied dots it took close to a year to complete.
All prints have been reproduced and signed by stipple portrait artist Todd Claydon himself, insuring you a quality of reproduction & a level of authenticity second to none. Prints are reproduced with archival inks. Prints are sold matted, delivered to you ready to drop in a frame. The foam mounting board is included in purchase.

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