Statues - Hither & Thither

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

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Rua Ernesto do Canto

Ernesto do Canto

Ponta Delgada 1831 - Ponta Delgada 1900
Azorian historian, bibliophile and politician
(Wikipedia)
José Carlos Almeida
2000

Ponta Delgada /  Ernesto do Canto   Ponta Delgada /  Ernesto do Canto

Description

Bronze bust on a console on the façade of the Biblioteca municipal Ernesto do Canto.
A few years ago the bust stood on a pedestal with the text "Ernesto do Canto, 1831-1900. Homenagem do Município de Ponta Delgada no centenàrio da sua morte" (tribute by the Municipality of Ponta Delgada at the centenary of his death).

Signature

(back side unvisible)
B in circle.

Ponta Delgada - Ernesto do Canto

Sculptor

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Location (N 37°44'27" - W 25°39'51")

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Item Code: ptac173; Photograph: 3 July 2016
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