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Largo Fialho de Almeida

Monumento a Fialho de Almeida

Monument for Fialho de Almeida

José Valentim Fialho de Almeida
Vila de Frades 1857 - Cuba, Alentejo 1911
Portuguese journalist, writer and Portuguese post-romantic translator
(Wikipedia)
Carlos Marques
1992-93

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Description

Stone wall with a transversal brass plate, on the edge of plates is a portrait of Fialho de Almeida and a cat. On the sides is a text by Fialho: "miando pouco, arranhando sempre e não temendo nunca", and on the other side two reliefs of cat's heads.

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Cuba - Monumento a Fialho de Almeida

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 38°9'53" W 7°53'15"

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