Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Gran Canaria

Calle Lentini - Calle Mesa de León / Avenida de Rafael Cabrera

Benito Pérez Galdós

Las Palmas de GC 1843 - Madrid 1920
Spanish realist novelist. Some authorities consider him second only to Cervantes in stature as a Spanish novelist. He was the leading literary figure in 19th century Spain
(Wikipedia)
Manuel Bethencourt
Esculturas Bronzo (Los Baldios - Tenerife)
1991

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Benito Pérez Galdós   Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Benito Pérez Galdós

Description

Bronze statue of Galdós sitting on a slope, on a large pedestal.

Inscription(s)

GALDOS

En Electra
puede descirse que
he consenduso a obra de toda mi vida,
mi amor a la verdad,
mi lucha constante contra la superstición
y el fanatismo

Benito Pérez Galdós (1843-1920) · Diario de Las Palmas (1901)

Signature

Taller de Fondición | BRONZO | Los Baldos - La Laguna | .. agosto 1992

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Benito Pérez Galdós

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 28°6'11" W 15°24'48"

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