Statues - Hither & Thither

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

Reg. Aut. da Madeira

Jardim Municipal

Simón Bolívar

Simón José Antonio de la Santísima Trinidad Bolívar y Palacios Ponte y Blanco
Caracas 1783 - Santa Marta, Colombia 1830
military and political leader; played a key role in Latin America's struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most influential politicians in the history of the Americas.
(Wikipedia)
Arturo Rus Aguilera
1973 (1980)

Funchal /  Simón Bolívar   Funchal /  Simón Bolívar

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

SIMON BOLIVAR

LIBERTADOR
de seis naciones
PANAMA BOLIVIA
COLOMBIA ECUADOR
PERU Y VENEZUELA
nació en caracas venezuela
el 24.07.1783 murió en la
quinta san pedro
alejandrino santa marta
colombia el 17.12.1830
Liberator
of six nations
Panama, Bolivia
Colombia, Ecuador,
Peru, and Venezuela
Born in Caracas, Venezuela,
at 24 July 1783, died at the
Quinta San Pedro
Alejandrino Santa Marta
Colombia at 17 December 1830

Signature

Arturo Rus | 1973

Annotation

Inaugurated 21 August 1980.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 32°38'51" W 16°54'41"

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