MANIFICENT MASTER COLLECTION

German Ambassador to the Philippines Thomas Ossowski (middle) listens while Robert Lane Gallery, gallery owner and Mark Shellshear Art consultant, explains how the Italian sculptor Francesco Riccardo Monti--who stayed in the Philippines from 1930 until his death in 1958-- carved the cast marble "Pieta" Occasion was during an exhibit of sculptures dubbed as Magnificent Masters' collection at the Galeria de las Islas in Intramuros, Manila.The exhibit runs until November 30.JAIL JACINTO/NorthboundPH
German Ambassador to the Philippines Thomas Ossowski (middle) listens while Robert Lane Gallery, gallery owner and Mark Shellshear Art consultant, explains how the Italian sculptor Francesco Riccardo Monti–who stayed in the Philippines from 1930 until his death in 1958– carved the cast marble “Pieta” Occasion was during an exhibit of sculptures dubbed as Magnificent Masters’ collection at the Galeria de las Islas in Intramuros, Manila.The exhibit runs until November 30.JAIL JACINTO/NorthboundPH