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Alcochete
Setúbal - Norte (distrito)

Lisboa (região)

Avenida 5 de Outubro
(Praça de Toiros)

Hélder Antoño

1966 - 1988
Portuguese bullfighter, who died in the bullring of Alcochete
Domingos Soares Branco
Fundição Cosme & Filhos (Canelas)
1993

Alcochete /  Hélder Antoño   Alcochete /  Hélder Antoño

Description

Bronze statue in front of the Bullring of Alchochete.

Inscription(s)

HELDER ANTONO
27-07-1966       27-03-1988
Vestido de povo, o forcado é um nobre português
que joga a vida galhardamente de mãoa nuas,
para defender com raça os valores tradicionais da Pátria.

HELDER ANTONO
27-07-1966       27-03-1988
Dressed as a people, the forcado is a Portuguese nobleman
who plays life gallantly with a bare hand,
to defend with guts the traditional values of the Motherland.
[uncorrected Google translation]

Signature

soares branco 4-2-93
forvenancio fun cosme

escultura – domingos soares branco
arquitectura – leopoldo soares branco
tecnico resp. – joão pedro botota
mármores oferecidos por – joão branco

Alcochete - Hélder Antoño

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Locatie (N 38°45'21" - W 8°57'20")

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Item Code: ptli108; Photograph: 1 September 2017
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