Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Puerto de las Nieves
(Agaete)
Gran Canaria

Calle Francisco de Palomares

La Rama

Manolo González
2005

Puerto de las Nieves /  La Rama   Puerto de las Nieves /  La Rama

Description

Scultpure of four dancing figures, referring to the Fiesta de la Rama, the main festival of Agaete honoring Nuestra Señora de las Nieves. On August 4 thousands of dancers walking through the village, on the rhythm of the two bands of town, waving branches in the air, to the shrine of Our Lady of Las Nieves (See Fiestas).

Inscription(s)

La Rama

31 julio 2005

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 28°6'9" W 15°42'45"

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Item Code: esca097; Photograph: 6 January 2015
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