Marble sculpture of a digging man.
C. Motta 1913
- António Augusto da Costa Motta (tio) [uncle] (Coimbra 1862 - Lisboa 1930), Portuguese sculptor (for his eponymous nephew, see 'sobrinho')
Sources & Information
- Câmara Municipal de Lisboa, Arte Pública.
- Jardim da Estrela, Estátuas.
- Sílvia Lucas Vieira de Almeida, Forma e conceito na escultura de oitocentos, Ph.D. Thesis Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2012 (PDF on-line).
Location (N 38°42'53" - W 9°9'33")
Item Code: ptli066; Photograph: 30 August 2017
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