Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Funchal
(Fr. da Sé)
Madeira (ilha)

Reg. Aut. da Madeira

Avenido do Mar e das Comunidades Madeirenses
(Pátio da Assembleia Regional da Madeira)

Trilogia dos Poderes

Trilogy of Powers

Amândio de Sousa
1990

Funchal /  Trilogia dos Poderes   Funchal /  Trilogia dos Poderes

Description

Bronze sculpture of three women, standing close together, holding a cloth with the words: JVRIS ET DE JVRE (Of law and from law) - A phrase employed to denote conclusive presumptions of law, which cannot be rebutted by evidence. Tribute to the three powers, legislative, executive and judicial, the pillars of democratic government.

Inscription(s)

The base is circumscribed:
oferta do banif-banco internacional do funchal. s.a. à assembleia legislativa regional 4 _ 12 _ 90

Signature

a. sousa - 90

Annotation

Inaugurated 4 December 1990.

Funchal - Trilogia dos Poderes

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 32°38'50" - W 16°54'28")

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