Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Lisboa
(Fr. dos Olivais)
Lisboa (distrito)

Lisboa (região)

Alameda da Encarnação

João Maria Ferreira do Amaral

Lisboa 1803 - Macau 1849
Portuguese military officer and politician. While he was governor of Macau, he was assassinated by several Chinese men, triggering the Battle of Passaleão between Portugal and China
(Wikipedia)
Maximiano Alves
1940

Lisboa /  João Maria Ferreira do Amaral   Lisboa /  João Maria Ferreira do Amaral

Description

Statue of Ferreira do Amaral on a prancing horse.

The statue was inaugurated in Macao, on 24 June 1940. The change of the administration of Macanese territory implied the transfer of the statue to Lisbon; where it was inaugurated in December 1999.

Signature

malves 1935

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 38°46'16" W 9°7'17"

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