Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Arinaga
(Agüimes)
Gran Canaria

Avenida del Risco Verde

El Calero

The Lime Kiln Worker

Etual Ojeda

2005

Arinaga /  El Calero   Arinaga /  El Calero

Description

Sculpture of a lime kiln worker.

Inscription(s)

    Durante decadas, la industria de la cal ocupó
un lugar importante en la economia insular.
Arinaga se constituyó, durante decadas, en uno
de los enclaves de producción más importantes.
Esta escultura es un homenaje a los hombres que
dedicaron años de esfuerzo a esta dura actividad.

Arinaga, Agüimes, Diciembre de 2005

For decades, the lime industry occupied
an important place in the island's economy.
Arinaga constituted, for decades, one
of the most important production sites.
This sculpture is a tribute to the men who
devoted years of effort to this harsh activity.

Arinaga, Agüimes, December 2005

Signature

Etual* | 2005

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 27°51'28" W 15°23'13"

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