Statues - Hither & Thither

Brazil
Belo Horizonte
Minas Gerais

Praça da Liberdade

Fonte das Três Graças ou Ninfas

Fountain of the Three Graces or Nymphs

Manoel Martins
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Belo Horizonte /  Fonte das Três Graças ou  Ninfas   Belo Horizonte /  Fonte das Três Graças ou  Ninfas

Description

The Fountain of the Three Graces, measuring 3 meters high, is composed of three female statues, dancing hand in hand, in the likeness of mythological graces; at the top are two mermaids, one is blowing on a ram's horn.

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Sources & Information

Tags

Location S 19°55'53" W 43°56'17"

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Item Code: brmg077; Photograph: 14 July 2017
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