Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Faro
Faro (distrito)

Algarve

Largo da Sé

Francisco Gomes do Avelar

Mato, Calhandriz-Alverca 1739 - 1816
Bishop of Faro (Algarve), 1789-1816
(Biography).
Raul Xavier
1940

Faro /  Francisco Gomes do Avelar   Faro /  Francisco Gomes do Avelar

Description

Marble statue of Bishop Gomes in episcopal robes with a document in his hands.

Inscription(s)

ao
grande bispo
d. francisco gomes
do avelar
1739-1816


homenagem do algave
1940.

To the
great bishop
Francisco Gomes
do Avelar
1739-1816


Homage of the Algarve
1940.

Signature

ravl xavier 1940

Faro - Francisco Gomes do Avelar

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 37°0'49" - W 7°56'6")

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Item Code: ptag032; Photograph: 8 September 2017
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