Estátua de Marcelino Mesquita

Marcelino Antonio da Silva Mesquita was born in Cartaxo, in 1856. Despite having a degree in medicine, was in the letters found its splendor. They join their dramatic work to the period which is positioned between the final phase of naturalism and the neorromântico period, but his legacy also has comic works and contemporary theatre. Died in 1919.


Praça 15 de Dezembro


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Monuments near Estátua de Marcelino Mesquita

Cruzeiro do Cartaxo

The column has the forend torso and the capital ediculado with carved representations of scenes from the Passion. The cross features a face Christ and in the h…

Capela do Santo Cristo

Thought to have been built in the first half of the 17th century. It consists of nave and chancel. Is inserted inside the cemetery. The main façade has light b…

Capela do Senhor dos Passos

Its construction likely date from the first half of the 16th century, dedicated to our Lady of the Annunciation, consisting of nave, chancel and Bell Tower. Th…

Fonte do Largo do Hospital

Large font, located in a garden, in stone, with 3 cocks and semicircular sink. The sides are 2 flights of stairs that flow into a sort of balcony.

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