Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Ponta Delgada
(Fr. de São Sebastião)
São Miguel (ilha)

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Largo da Matriz

Joaquim Silvestre Serrão

Setúbal 1801 - Ponta Delgada 1877
Portuguese priest who became famous as a composer and organist
(Wikipedia)
José Moreiro Rato
c. 1900

Ponta Delgada /  Joaquim Silvestre Serrão   Ponta Delgada /  Joaquim Silvestre Serrão

Description

Marble statue of Serrão with papers in his had and a lyra at his foot.

Inscription(s)

a memoria
do
compositor sacro
P. JOAQUIM
SILVESTRE SERRÃO
FREIRE DE PALMELA.
nasceu em setubal
aos 16 d'agosto de 1801
morreu em Ponta Delgada
aos 20 de fevereiro de 1877.

OS MICHAELENSES.

In memory
of
the sacral composer
P. JOAQUIM
SILVESTRE SERRÃO
FREIRE DE PALMELA.
Born in Setubal
16 August 1801
Died in Ponta Delgada
20 February 1877.

THE MICHAELENSES.

Signature

jose moreira rato & f.
31 t. do corpo santo 33
lisboa

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 37°44'24" W 25°40'4"

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