Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Lisboa
(Fr. da Misericórdia)
Lisboa (distrito)

Lisboa (região)

Jardim de São Pedro de Alcântara

José Eduardo Coelho

Coimbra 1835 - Lisboa 1889
Portuguese typographer, writer and journalist, founder of the daily newspaper Diário de Notícias (1864)
(Wikipedia)
António da Costa Motta (tio)
1904

Lisboa /  José Eduardo Coelho   Lisboa /  José Eduardo Coelho

Description

Bronze bust José Eduardo Coelho, with on the pedestal a portrait medallion of Thomás Quintino Antunes. In front of the pedestal is a statue of a paper boy, selling the Diário de Notícias.

Lisboa - José Eduardo Coelho
Portrait medaillon circumscribed thomaz quintino antunes 1820-1898
Lisboa - José Eduardo Coelho

Tomás Quintino Antunes, 1.º conde de São Marçal (Lisboa 1820 - Lisboa 1898), Portuguese businessman and journalist, co-founder of the Diário de Notícias (Wikipedia).

Inscription(s)

A
EDUARDO COELHO
22-iv-1835
14-v-1889


fundador do
diario de noticias

benemerito da
imprensa popular

por subscripção publica
inaugurado 29-xii-1904

To
Eduardo Coelho
22 April 1835
14 May 1889


Founder of the
Diario de Noticias

Award from the
Popular Press

By public subscription
Inaugurated 29 December 1904

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: Portugal
  • Antunes, Tomás Quintino
  • Businessman
  • Bust
  • Coelho, José Eduardo
  • Costa Motta (tio), António da
  • Journalist
  • Paper boy
  • Location (N 38°42'53" - W 9°8'38")

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