Stone sculpture group with four different activities of the original inhabitants of the Canary Islands, commonly known as Guanches. Depicted are:
mother with child
craft (a potter)
L.A. Montull | 1977
The sculpture group was installed at the 500th anniversary of the founding of Las Palmas.
- Luis Alemán Montull (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria 1931),
Spanish-Canarian sculptor from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
(Website – Biography).
Sources & Information
- Catálogo de bienes histórico-artístico del Ayuntamiento de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (PDF on-line).
- Esculturas en Gran Canaria, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 1 P.
- Juan Álvarez Lasso, Bustos, esculturas y monumentos en la ciudad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Segunda parte (2011) (on-line), p. 31-37.
Location (N 28°8'4" - W 15°26'6")
Via the links below you can find the position:
Item Code: esca031; Photograph: 5 January 2015
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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