Maria da Fonte - the revolt of women

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Acrylic on canvas.

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Maria da Fonte was a Portuguese heroin.

  • The “Revolution of Maria da Fonte” – is the name given to a popular revolt in 1846 against the government of Portugal. The instigator of the initial riots was a woman called Maria (nickname Maria da Fonte) – As the initial phase of the insurrectionary movement had a strong female component, the revolt ended up being known by that name.; all women have been the Maria da Fonte who gave her name to a popular uprising led by women, many women and not by one, hundreds of women with scythes, pikes and rebuke.
  • The revolt then spread to the rest of the country and caused the substitution of government.

Serie “Mujeres del país de Abril”


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