Statues - Hither & Thither

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Alexandre Gomes

Lisboa /  Rios Tejo e Douro   Lisboa /  Rios Tejo e Douro


Along both sides of the Avenida da Liberdade south of the Rua das Pretas are two meandering 'rivers' both beginning at a fountain showing a river god, the rivers Tagus (east) and Douro (west). These allegorical sculptures were made by Alexandre Gomes for the Campo de Santana fountain (never built).

Lisboa - Rios Tejo e Douro
Tejo / Tagus
Lisboa - Rios Tejo e Douro


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Location (N 38°43'5" - W 9°8'38")

Item Code: ptli026; Photograph: 28 August 2017
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