Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Funchal
(Fr. de São Pedro)
Madeira (ilha)

Reg. Aut. da Madeira

Rua do Quebra Costas
(English Church Gardens)

D. Filipa de Lencastre

Philippa of Lancaster

Leicester Castle 1360 - Sacavem, Portugal 1450
daughter of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster, and Blanche of Lancaster, and a sister of King Henry IV of England; she married in 1387 with King John I of Portugal
(Wikipedia)
Pedro dos Anjos Teixeira
1973

Funchal /  D. Filipa de Lencastre   Funchal /  D. Filipa de Lencastre

Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

PHILIPPA OF LANCASTER
1359 - 1416

Princess of England
Queen of Portugal

Daughter of John of Gaunt
Wife of King John I
Mother of seven sons,
among whom
Prince Henry the Navigator

This bust was erected by the
British Community
and their friends
to commemorate
the Six-Hundredth Anniversary
of the
Anglo Portuguese Alliance

1373 - 1973
PHILIPPA OF LANCASTER
1359 - 1416

Princessa de Inglaterra
Rainha de Portugal

Filha de John of Gaunt
Consorte de Rei D. João I
Mãe de sete filhos
entre os quais
O Infante Dom Henrique

Este buste foi executado
a pedido do
Comunidade Britânica
e seus amigos
para comemorar
O Sexto Centenário
da Aliança Luso-Britânica

1373 - 1973

Signature

Anjos Teixeira | Funchal | 1973

Funchal - D. Filipa de Lencastre

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 32°38'58" W 16°54'50"

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