Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Queluz
(Conselho de Sintra)
Lisboa (distrito)

Lisboa (região)

Avenida Engenheiro Duarte Pacheco  
(Jardins do Palácio Nacional de Queluz)

Meleagro e Atalanta

Meleager and Atalanta

Meleager offering Atalanta the head of the Calydonian Boar
(Wikipedia)
John Cheere
1755

Queluz /  Meleagro e Atalanta   Queluz /  Meleagro e Atalanta

Description

A lead sculpture, representing Meleager and Atalanta, accompanied by a cupid and a dog with its paw on a boar's head.

Sculptor

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Tags

Location N 38°45'0" W 9°15'32"

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