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Beniamino Bufano's Madonna

Beniamino Bufano\'s Madonna in Fort Mason\'s Great Meadow.
Beniamino Bufano's Madonna in Fort Mason's Great Meadow.

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Italian-born California artist Beniamino Bufano's Madonna sculpture in the Great Meadow is considered to be an expression of Cold War era fears. Set in tile mosaic, a child is superimposed against the tall, protective figure of the mother.