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Alonso de Nava-Grimón, Marqués de Villanueva del Prado

Alonso de Nava y Grimón y Benítez de Lugo
La Laguna 1757 - 1832
President of the supreme council of the Canary Islands; Founder and first director of the Jardón de Aclimatación de La Orotava (Botanical Garden) of Puerto de la Cruz
(Wikipedia)
Enrique Cejas Zaldívar
1961

Puerto de la Cruz /  Alonso de Nava-Grimón, Marqués de Villanueva del Prado   Puerto de la Cruz /  Alonso de Nava-Grimón, Marqués de Villanueva del Prado

Description

Stone bust on a plinth, in front of a fountain with a large relief, showing five women amidst tropical plants.

Inscription(s)

A
d. alonso de nava grimon
marques de villanueva del prado
fundador y director
del jardin
desde
1788 a 1832

1961
To
Alonso de Nava-Grimón
Marqués de Villanueva del Prado
Founder and director
of this garden
from
1788 to 1832

1961

Signature

(relief) E Cejas Z

Sculptor

Tags

  • Country: Spain
  • Allegory (unidentified)
  • Bust
  • Cejas Zaldívar, Enrique
  • Founder (association or institution)
  • Fountain
  • Nava-Grimón Marqués de Villanueva del Prado, Alonso de
  • Politician/Statesman
  • Location (N 28°24'39" - W 16°32'5")

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