Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Vila Viçosa
Évora (distrito)

Alentejo

Terreiro do Paço

Dom João IV

King John IV of Portugal

Vila Viçosa 1604 - Lisboa 1656
King of Portugal and the Algarves from 1640-1656
(Wikipedia)
Francisco Franco
1940 (1944)

Vila Viçosa /  Dom João IV   Vila Viçosa /  Dom João IV

Description

Bronze equestrial statue. Inaugurated in 1944.
On the pedestal a bronze shield with the coat of arms of Brazil with the dedication a d. joão iv o brasil.

Inscription(s)

a
D. JOÃO IV
...
mcmxl

Signature

Francisco France

Vila Viçosa - Dom João IV

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 38°46'57" - W 7°25'16")

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