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Portugal
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Alentejo

Largo da Conceição

Rainha Dona Leonor

Queen Eleanor of Portugal

Leonor de Avis, Rainha de Portugal
Beja 1458 - Lisboa 1525
Portuguese infanta (princess) and later queen consort of Portugal, wife of king John II
(Wikipedia)
Álvaro de Brée
Fundição Sá Lemos (Vila Nova de Gaia)
1958

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Description

Bronze statue of Queen Leonor.

Inscription(s)

rainha
dona leonor
1458 — 1525

bem aventurados
os que usam de
misericórdia
porque eles
alcançarão
misericórdia


8 dezembro 1958

Queen
Leonor
1458-1525

Blessed
those who use
mercy
because they
will reach
mercy


8 December 1958

Signature

(pedestal) escultura de álvaro de br7#233;e
(statue) fundição sá lémos devesas gaia

Beja - Rainha Dona Leonor

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 38°0'51" W 7°51'47"

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