Bronze bust on a console on the façade of the Biblioteca municipal Ernesto do Canto.
A few years ago the bust stood on a pedestal with the text "Ernesto do Canto, 1831-1900. Homenagem do Município de Ponta Delgada no centenàrio da sua morte" (tribute by the Municipality of Ponta Delgada at the centenary of his death).
(back side unvisible)
B in circle.
- José Carlos de Sousa Almeida (Ilha de São Miguel 1959),
Azorean sculptor and painter
Sources & Information
- João & Rita Freitas, Estatuária Micaelense (Ponta Delgada 2007) (also on-line in three parts at blogspot).
Location (N 37°44'27" - W 25°39'51")
Item Code: ptac173; Photograph: 3 July 2016
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