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Monumento à Tapeteira de Arraiolos

Monument for the Tapestry Workers of Arraiolos

Armando Alves
2001

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Description

Monument with a mosaic suggesting a tapestry of Arraiolos and a ceramic panel allusive to the work of the tapestry. In the back, in the two inclined walls we can see a low relief suggesting the hills of Arraiolos surmounted by the castle. At the base of these walls appears a mirror of water with lighting and a small fountain.

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Signature

armando alves 2001

Sculptor

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Location (N 38°43'22" - W 7°59'4")

Item Code: ptat019; Photograph: 1 September 2017
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