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Belo Horizonte
Minas Gerais

Avenida Afonso Pena 1277
(Teatro Francisco Nunes)

Mosaicos de Animais

Mosaics of Animals

Elizabeth Kossovsky
1950

Belo Horizonte /  Mosaicos de Animais

Description

Eight panels with colored mosaics, depicting Brazilian animals.

Belo Horizonte - Mosaicos de Animais
Tucano / Toucan

Belo Horizonte - Mosaicos de Animais
Tamanduã / Anteater

Belo Horizonte - Mosaicos de Animais
Veado / Deer

Belo Horizonte - Mosaicos de Animais
Esquilo / Squirrel

Belo Horizonte - Mosaicos de Animais
Taratuga / Turtle

Belo Horizonte - Mosaicos de Animais
Onça / Jaguar

Belo Horizonte - Mosaicos de Animais
Beija-flor / Hummingbird

Belo Horizonte - Mosaicos de Animais
Pica-pau / Woodpecker

There are eight more mosaics which I haven't seen.

Signature

EK

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Anteater
  • Deer
  • Hummingbird
  • Jaguar
  • Kossovsky, Elizabeth
  • Squirrel
  • Toucan
  • Turtle
  • Woodpecker
  • Locatie (S 19°55'21" - W 43°56'8")

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