Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Santa Lucía de Tirajana
Gran Canaria

Canarias

Plaza de la Iglesia

El Matriarcado

The Matriarch

La Abuela y el nieto
Grandmother and Granddaughter
Victor Navarro Guedes
2011

Santa Lucía de Tirajana /  El Matriarcado   Santa Lucía de Tirajana /  El Matriarcado

Description

Sculpture of an elderly woman with hat and stick sitting on a stone bench next to a child holding an open book in which stands a mushroom (family tree?). On her other side a cat and a dog are playing.

Santa Lucía de Tirajana - El Matriarcado Santa Lucía de Tirajana - El Matriarcado Santa Lucía de Tirajana - El Matriarcado

Inscription(s)

"EL MATRIARCADO"

con esta escultura el ayuntamiento de santa lucia
quiere rendir un merecido tributo a nuestras
abuelas, depositarios de la sabiduría popular y claros
referentes de nuestras familias.
este conjunto escultórico se inauguró el día
7 de diciembre de 2011, siendo alcalde - presidente
d. silverio matos pérez.

autor
victor navarro guedes

"THE MATRIARCH"

With this sculpture the municipality of Santa Lucia
wants to pay a fitting tribute to our
grandmothers, repositories of wisdom and clear
references of our families.
This sculpture was inaugurated on
7 December 2011, being Mayor - President
D. Silverio Matos Pérez.

Sculptor
Victor Navarro Guedes

Signature

VNGictor 2011

Sculptor

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Location (N 27°54'46" - W 15°32'30")

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