Statues - Hither & Thither

Italy
Pietrasanta
Lucca (prov.)

Toscana

Piazza Duomo 15
(Palazzo Moroni)

Giuseppe Garibaldi

Nice 1807 - Caprera 1882
Italian general, politician and nationalist who played a large role in the history of Italy; considered, with Cavour, Victor Emmanuel II, and Mazzini, as one of Italy's 'fathers of the fatherland'
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1883

Pietrasanta /  Giuseppe Garibaldi   Pietrasanta /  Giuseppe Garibaldi

Description

Marble portrait medaillon with a separate marble text plaque.

Inscription(s)

all'eroe dei due mondi
GIUSEPPE GARIBALDI
indomito campione di libertà
vindice d'italia
oppressa divisa da secolare servaggio
proponenti i reduci
dalle patrie battaglie
il popolo di pietrasanta
xxiv giugno mdccclxxxiii

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 43°57'26" E 10°13'57"

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