Statues - Hither & Thither

Brazil
Belo Horizonte
Minas Gerais

Rua Pernambuco / Rua Fernandes Tourinho

Henriqueta Lisboa

Lambari 1901 - Belo Horizonte 1985
Brazilian poet
(Wikipedia)
Leo Santana
2006

Belo Horizonte /  Henriqueta Lisboa   Belo Horizonte /  Henriqueta Lisboa

Description

Bronze statue without pedestal. She has a book with the text "Henriqueta Lisboa 2005".

Signature

leo santana 2005

Information Sign

prefeitura municipal
de belo horizonte

A Prefeitura de Belo Horizonte homenagela Henriqueta Lisboa.
Natural de Lambari, Sul de Minas, Henriqueta viveu a maior parte
de sua vida na capital mineira. Poetista, tradutora e ensaísta literária,
ela foi a primeira mulher eleita membro da Academia Mineira de Letras.
Autora de uma importante e vasta obra poética para adultus, além de
poemas infantis, Henriquete Lisboa recebeu, em vida, vários prêmios e
homenagens

FERNANDO DAMATA PIMENTEL
Prefeito de Belo Horizonte

FERNANDO VIANA CABRAL
Secretário Administração Regional Municipal Centro-Sul

Belo Horizonte, 13 de junho de 2006.

City hall
of Belo Horizonte

The City Hall of Belo Horizonte honors Henriqueta Lisboa.
Born in Lambari, southern Minas Gerais, Henriqueta lived for the most part
of her life in the capital of Minas Gerais. Poet, translator and literary essayist,
she was the first woman elected member of the Minas Gerais Academy of Letters.
Author of an important and vast poetic work for adults, besides
children's poems, Henriquete Lisboa received several prizes and
honours.

Fernando Damata Pimentel
Mayor of Belo Horizonte

Fernando Viana Cabral
Secretary of the Central-South Regional Municiapal Administration

Belo Horizonte, 13 June 2006

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location S 19°56'21" W 43°56'9"

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