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Funchal
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Avenida Luís de Camões
(Hospital Cruz de Carvalho)

Alegorias do Hospital Cruz de Carvalho

Allegories at the Cruz de Carvalho Hospital

António Branco Paiva & Helder Baptista
1972

Funchal /  Alegorias do Hospital Cruz de Carvalho   Funchal /  Alegorias do Hospital Cruz de Carvalho

Description

Two limestone sculptures:

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  1. Two sitting figures on both sides of a disc representing the sun; by Paiva
  2. Man, lying on his knees and underarms, listering to a sitting child; By Baptista

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Signature

(no. 1): APaiva 72

Funchal - Alegorias do Hospital Cruz de Carvalho

Sculptors

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Country: Portugal
  • Baptista, Helder
  • Man (sitting)
  • Man and woman
  • Man with child
  • Paiva, António Branco
  • Sun
  • Woman (sitting)
  • Location (N 32°38'53" - W 16°55'24")

    Item Code: ptma100; Photograph: 10 January 2014
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