Statues - Hither & Thither

Brazil
Belo Horizonte
Minas Gerais

Parque Municipal Américo René Giannetti

Monumento de Mãe Mineira

Monument to the Mothers of Minas Gerais

Lelio Coluccini
1958

Belo Horizonte /  Monumento de Mãe Mineira   Belo Horizonte /  Monumento de Mãe Mineira

Description

Bronze sculpture of a woman with a child on her lap.

Inscription(s)

as mãos que
embalam
e berco são
as
mãos que
governam
o mundo

em louvor
as mães
o povo
de
belo horizonte

erguido
na
administração
do prefeito
celso mello
de azevedo
12 xii 58
ao 60° da cidade

The hands that
cradle
and cringe are
the
hands that
rule
the world

In praise
of the mothers
The people
of
Belo Horizonte

Erected
during
the office
of mayor
Celso Mello
de Azevedo
12 December 1958
To the 60th anniversary of the city

Signature

l colvccini 957

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location S 19°55'23" W 43°55'53"

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Item Code: brmg071; Photograph: 13 July 2017
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