Live Bid! Lot 39- "Sudan (1973-2018)" by Anne De Carbuccia
Anne de Carbuccia has traveled for years to the most extreme places on Earth creating and photographing temporary
installations (TimeShrines) that document and preserve the memory of endangered places, animals and cultures.
She established the project One Planet One Future and the Time Shrine Foundation, which use the artistic photographs taken on her expeditions to raise awareness on humancaused threats to the environment and the planet and to promote sustainable behaviours and life styles. Her images have been exhibited in museums and public institutions in Europe and America and are part of several private collections.
This photo is of Sudan, a northern white rhinoceros who died in March 2018. He was one of only three living northern white rhinoceroses in the world, and the last known male of his subspecies.
Measurement 100 x 60.
The Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St. John of Jerusalem, known as Order of Malta, was founded in 1048 and made sovereign on February 15, 1113 by Pope Pasquale II. It is the oldest Catholic religious order.
Today the Order of Malta is a recognized subject of international law that maintains bilateral diplomatic relations with 107 countries. It organises with its
doctors, nurses and volunteers charitable and welfare initiatives all over the world and enjoys a special status as an observer at the United Nations. It maintains moreover international collaborative relationships with over 50 countries and organises various humanitarian activities, especially in countries hit by serious crises.
It qualifies as a Sovereign State and being recognized by the Italian State, holds its headquarters, the Magistral Palace and the Villa of Santa Maria del Priorato on the Aventine in Rome, Its motto is tuitio fidei et obsequium pauperum, which means today that nourishes, protects and defends
faith by serving the poor and the sick without any distinction of race or religion. The proceeds of this sale will be donated to assist the Order of Malta and in particular to support the San Giovanni Battista alla Magliana Hospital in Rome, owned by the Order itself that specializes in neuro rehabilitation.