Incredible visit over the weekend had the world’s best footballer Lionel Messi in Barcelona’s Camp, during which Messi got a gift – worth about 50 million U.S. Dollars – portrait of crystals.

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Picture: Mr Bling

Colombian Mauricio Benitez is an artist who a thirteen years ago started a special art. Benitez made ​​mosaics, but unlike many others, he makes portraits ​​of precious stones.

Portrait of Messi with clenched fists, in celebration of goal, Benitez made ​​entirely of Swarovsky crystals, and he wanted to personally deliver it to Messi and he did it this Sunday.

Otherwise, the Colombian has made ​​a number of great works in his style, such as, portraits of Marilyn Monroe or Elvis Presley, as well as the portrait of his compatriot Radamel Falcao.

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