Statues - Hither & Thither

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

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Caminho da Vila
(Igreja de Santo António)

Santo António de Lisboa

Saint 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)

15th century?

Porto Judeu /  Santo António de Lisboa   Porto Judeu /  Santo António de Lisboa

Description

Polychrome statue of St. Anthony in a niche in the back façade of the church. The statue has lost the Christ child on the book, and is protected by glass.

Porto Judeu - Santo António de Lisboa

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Locatie (N 38°38'50" - W 27°7'14")

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Item Code: ptac121; Photograph: 28 June 2016
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