Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Ribeira Grande
(Fr. de Matriz)
São Miguel (ilha)

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Largo Gaspar Frutuoso

Gaspar Frutuoso

Ponta Delgada c. 1522 - Ribeira Grande 1591
Azorean priest, historian and humanist; author of Saudades de Terra, a detailed description of the history and geography of the Azores, Madeira, Canary Islands
(Wikipedia)
Numídico Bessone
Fundição Sá Lemos (Vila Nova de Gaia)
date?

Ribeira Grande /  Gaspar Frutuoso   Ribeira Grande /  Gaspar Frutuoso

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

GASPAR FRUCTUOSO
1522-1591
vigário general da matriz
ribeira grande
autor das
saudades da terra

GASPAR FRUCTUOSO
1522-1591
Vicar Genral of the mother church of
Ribeira Grande
Author of
Saudades da Terra

Signature

F. sá lémos devesas v.n.g.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 37°49'23" W 25°31'10"

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