Statues - Hither & Thither

Brazil
Belo Horizonte
Minas Gerais

Rua Rodrigues Caldas
(Assembleia Legislativa de Minas Gerais)

Antonio Francisco Lisboa "O Aleijandinho"

Vila Rica [now Ouro Preto] 1738 - Vila Rica 1814
Colonial Brazil-born sculptor and architect, noted for his works on and in various churches of Brazil. The nickname Aleijadinho means 'little cripple'
(Wikipedia)
Alberto de Castro
1973

Belo Horizonte /  Antonio Francisco Lisboa "O Aleijandinho"   Belo Horizonte /  Antonio Francisco Lisboa "O Aleijandinho"

Description

Ceramic bust, placed on the initiative of the researcher Miguel Theodorovitch Chquiloff.

Inscription(s)

antonio francisco
lisboa
"O ALEIJADINHO"
* 29-8-1730
† 18-11-1814

homenagem
da
assembleia legislativa
do
estado
de
minas gerais

Signature

a. castro escultor
miguel chquiloff pesquisador

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location S 19°55'54" W 43°57'2"

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