Notes on the Geography of Uruguay: Uruguay Cemeteries: Photo 1
The entrance to the Central Cemetery. The cemetery architect, Carlo Zucchi, also did the city's premier Teatro Solis, but this rotunda was added in 1863 by a Swiss architect, Bernardo Poncini. Does it show citizens honoring their forebears? The deceased making their final claim of respectability? Their descendants claiming respectability for themselves through their ancestors?
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