Justo José de Urquiza Monument in Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina

This equestrian monument is a tribute to Justo José de Urquiza. He was a statesman and general best known for overthrowing dictator Juan Manuel de Rosas at the Battle of Caseros in 1852. Then, as the Director of the Argentine Confederation, he instituted a new constitution for the country. Urquiza was assassinated in 1870. The bronze sculpture by Renzo Baldi and Héctor Rocha was erected in 1958.


Av. Sarmiento y Roldan Belisario Av., C1425, Buenos Aires, Argentina


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