Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Évora
Évora (distrito)

Alentejo

Jardim Diana

Francisco Eduardo de Barahona Fragoso

Cuba 1843 - 1905
Portuguese land owner and philanthropist
José Simões de Almeida (tio)
1908

Évora /  Francisco Eduardo de Barahona Fragoso   Évora /  Francisco Eduardo de Barahona Fragoso

Description

Bronze bust on a high pedestal with a female allegorical figure representing the city of Évora, holding the city's coat of arms (a horseman, representing Giraldo sem Pavor). On the back side is a large bronze coat of arms of Barahona.

Évora - Francisco Eduardo de Barahona Fragoso Évora - Francisco Eduardo de Barahona Fragoso Évora - Francisco Eduardo de Barahona Fragoso

Inscription(s)

EVORA
RECONHECIDA

ao
Dr BARAHONA
por
subscripção publica
1908

Signature

Simões 1907

Évora - Francisco Eduardo de Barahona Fragoso

Sculptor

Tags

  • Country: Portugal
  • Barahona Fragoso, Francisco Eduardo de
  • Bust
  • Coat of arms
  • Évora (allegory)
  • Gerald the Fearless
  • Patron goddess
  • Philanthropist
  • Simões de Almeida (tio), José
  • Location N 38°34'23" W 7°54'28"

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