Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Porto Judeu
(Angra do Heroísmo)
Terceira (ilha)

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Caminho da Vila 146
(Centro Paroquial de Santo António)

Santo António e São Pedro

Saint Anthony and Saint Peter


Cerâmica Vieira (Lagoa - São Miguel)
2009-10

Porto Judeu /  Santo António e São Pedro   Porto Judeu /  Santo António e São Pedro

Description

Two azulejo's (tile tableaus):

Porto Judeu - Santo António e São Pedro
1
Porto Judeu - Santo António e São Pedro
2

  1. Centro Paroquial de Santo António: "Sto. António de Lisboa" / St. Anthony of Padua, born Fernando Martins de Bulhões, (Lisbon c. 1195 - Padua 1231), priest and friar of the Franciscan Order, known for his preaching and expert knowledge of scripture (Wikipedia).
  2. Anexo da Paróquia do Porto Judeu: "S. Pedro" / St. Peter, (possibly died AD 67), apostle, featured prominently in the New Testament and the Acts of the Apostles. Patron saint of locksmiths and confessors. Usually depicted holding the keys to the Kingdom of Heaven in his hand. Peter is the first Pope (Wikipedia)

Signature

(Anthony) c. vieira | lagoa s. miguel açores - 2009.
(Peter) cerâmica vieira | lagoa | s. miguel açores - 2010 - and a plaque "Oferta de: Sr. Baptista Vieira"

Porto Judeu - Santo António e São Pedro

Tags

Locatie (N 38°38'50" - W 27°7'16")

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