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  Torcuato de Alvear
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El monumento, obra del escultor Joris y el fundidor Lauer, se inauguró en 1900 en honor al primer intendente de la ciudad de Buenos Aires, cumplidos diez años de su fallecimiento, estableciéndolo en la plaza Intendente Alvear. En la parte inferior de la columna del monumento se ubica el busto de Torcuato de Alvear, y en su parte superior se advierte la figura.

The monument, work of the sculptor Joris and the founder Lauer, was inaugurated
in 1900 in honor of the first manager of the city of Buenos Aires, completed ten years after his death, establishing it in the plaza Intendente Alvear. In the lower part of the column of the monument the bust is located of Torcuato of Alvear, and in its upper part the figure stands out.

Address: Av. Alvear y Junin
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  • Written Sep 19, 2004
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