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Mascaró, Manuel Agustín

Thomas Kellner: 66#30 Mexico, Chapultepec (architects: Ramon Rodriguez Arangoity, Carl Gandolf Kayser, Julius Hofmann, Manuel Agustín Mascaró ), Recamara de Carlota, 2006, C-Print, 68x98cm / 26,8"x38,6", edition 12+3

Manuel Agustín Mascaró (died 1786)

Captain Manuel Agustín Mascaró took over the leadership of the project after Francisco Bambitelli´s departure to Havana. Mascaró wanted to build a fortress with the intent of rebelling against the Spanish Crown from this place. He died on November 8 in 1786.

 

Important works

Chapultepec, Mexico City