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Bust of Bernardo O'Higgins (Houston)

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Bernardo O'Higgins
ArtistJulian Martinez
Year1992 (1992)
TypeSculpture
MediumBronze
SubjectBernardo O'Higgins
LocationHouston, Texas, United States

Bernardo O'Higgins is an outdoor 1992 bronze sculpture of the Chilean independence leader of the same name, installed at Hermann Park's McGovern Centennial Gardens in Houston, Texas, in the United States.[1]

Previously, the bust was installed at Hermann Park's International Sculpture Garden. It rests on a granite pedestal and was acquired by the City of Houston through FAMAE/Arcomet in 1992.[1][2]

The artist was Julian Martinez, the same sculptor also responsible for the nearby statue of Benito Juárez.[3]

See also[edit]

  • 1992 in art
  • Bust of Bernardo O'Higgins (Washington, D.C.)

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Points of Interest: Bernardo O'Higgins". Hermann Park Conservancy. Retrieved October 21, 2015.
  2. "Bernardo O' Higgins". City of Houston. Retrieved October 21, 2015.
  3. "Houston Municipal Arts Commission Collection RG.A.0033". Texas Archival Resources Online. Houston Public Library. Retrieved 20 September 2020.


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