Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Ribeira Brava
Madeira (ilha)

Reg. Aut. da Madeira

Rua dos Camachos
(Church square)

Padre Manuel Álvares

Ribeira Brava 1526 - Colégio de Évora, 1583
Descendant of the founders of Ribeira Brava. Author of the Latin Art of Grammar De Institutione Grammatica (Lisbon 1572).
Amândio de Sousa
1972

Ribeira Brava /  Padre Manuel Álvares   Ribeira Brava /  Padre Manuel Álvares

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

PADRE MANUEL ÀLVARES
1526-1583

autor da arte da gramática
(de institutione grammatica)

homenagem do municipio

PADRE MANUEL ÀLVARES
1526-1583

Author of the Art of Grammar
(De institutione grammatica)

Homage of the Municipality

Annotation

Inaugurated 1 August 1972.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 32°40'16" W 17°3'53"

eXTReMe Tracker
Item Code: ptma067; Photograph: 8 January 2014
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
If you want to use photos, please contact us via the contact form (in Dutch, English or German).
© Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt