King Jose I in Praca do Comercio in Lisbon Portugal
LISBON, Portugal - Statue of King Joseph I (1714-1777) by sculptor Joaquim Machado de Castro. It stands in the middle of the Praça do Comércio. Known as Commerce Square in English, Praça do Comércio is an historic square in the Pombaline Downtown district of Lisbon, next to the Tagus River. In the background is the top of the Arco da Rua Augusta. The sculptures on top of the Arch represent Glory rewarding Valor and Genius.
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Arco da Rua Augusta Baixa Pombalina Commerce Square Dom Jose I Europe Joaquim Machado de Castro Joseph I of Portugal King Jose I King Joseph I King José I statue Lisboa Lisbon Lisbon Baixa Lisbon District Lisbon Metropolitan Area Machado de Castro Municipality of Lisbon Município de Lisboa Palace Yard Pombaline Downtown Pombaline Lower Town Portugal Praca do Comercio Praça do Comércio arch equestrian statue erreiro do Paço statue triumphal arch
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