Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Grândola
Setúbal - Sul (distrito)

Alentejo

Jardim 1° de Maio

Antonio Inácio da Cruz & Ana Luísa da Cruz Costa

Antonio Inácio da Cruz (Grândola 1876 - 1955)
investigator, inventor, essayist, philosopher, ethnologist, musician and astronomer; wrote essays on astronomy, chemistry, and social sciences.
He and his sister Ana Luísa (1874-1945) left all their property to the Santa Casa da Misericórdia of Grândola.
(Wikipedia)
João dos Santos Afra
1968

Grândola /  Antonio Inácio da Cruz & Ana Luísa da Cruz Costa   Grândola /  Antonio Inácio da Cruz & Ana Luísa da Cruz Costa

Description

The monument consists of two elongated forms of white stone that unite in the upper part, each containing a bronze medallion with the portrait of the Da Cruz's, with their names and dates. The whole is on a round base, also of white stone, with the text "GRÂNDOLA AGRADECIDA 1968".

Grândola - Antonio Inácio da Cruz & Ana Luísa da Cruz Costa Grândola - Antonio Inácio da Cruz & Ana Luísa da Cruz Costa

Signature

(medaillons) Afra /68

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 38°10'29" W 8°33'56"

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