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Funchal
(Fr. de Santa Luzia)
Madeira (ilha)

Reg. Aut. da Madeira

Rua do Bom Jesus 13
(Direcção Regional de Segurança Social)

Previdência

Welfare

António Augusto Lagoa Henriques
1971

Funchal /  Previdência   Funchal /  Previdência

Description

Bronze sculpture of a woman sitting on the ground, holding in her hands a pair of compasses and a staff with an eye on top.

Funchal - PrevidÍncia Funchal - PrevidÍncia

Annotation

One of the two statues at the building of the Caixa Sindical de Previdência e Abono de Família do Funchal (Union Bank for Welfare and Family Allowance of Funchal), designed by architect Chorão Ramalho, inaugurated 23 April 1971. The other sculpture is A Família (The Family).

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Location (N 32°39'5" - W 16°54'23")

Item Code: ptma114; Photograph: 12 January 2014
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