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Agustín de Betancourt y Molina

Puerto de la Cruz 1758 - St. Petersburg 1824
Spanish engineer, who worked in Spain, France and Russia; supervised planning and construction in Saint Petersburg, Kronstadt, Nizhny Novgorod and other Russian cities
(Wikipedia)
Jesús María Perdigón Salazar
1958

Puerto de la Cruz /  Agustín de Betancourt y Molina   Puerto de la Cruz /  Agustín de Betancourt y Molina

Description

Bust. On the right side of the pedestal a steam engine is carved.

Inscription(s)

AGUSTIN DE BETANCOURT Y MOLINA

puerto de la cruz 1758
san petersburgo 1824

el ayuntamiento de puerto de la cruz

Signature

jm perdigon 1958

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 28°25'1" - W 16°32'55")

Item Code: esca503; Photograph: 30 January 2020
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