Statues - Hither & Thither

Brazil
Belo Horizonte
Minas Gerais

Alameda Vereador Álvaro Celso
(Ambulatório Bias Fortes)

José Francisco Bias Fortes

Barbacena 1891 - Rio de Janeiro 1971
Brazilian politician; governor of Minas Gerais 1956-61
(Wikipedia)
Leonardo de Lima
date?

Belo Horizonte /  José Francisco Bias Fortes   Belo Horizonte /  José Francisco Bias Fortes

Description

Bronze bust in front of the Hospital Bias Fortes, probably depicting José Francisco Bias Fortes, although the hospital seem to be names after his father Chrispim Jacques Bias Fortes.

Inscription(s)

Plaque disappeared

Signature

(twice) Leonardo Lima

Sculptor

Tags

Location S 19°55'24" W 43°55'45"

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Item Code: brmg072; Photograph: 13 July 2017
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