Bronze sculpture of a naked woman sitting in a shell, surrounded by tritons and fish. The depictions shows similarities with the birth of Venus.
The original stone sculpture, which is heavy deteriorated, is in the park behind the Ayuntamiento (see here)
- Abraham Cárdenes Guerra (Tejeda 1907 - 1971),
Sources & Information
- Catálogo de bienes histórico-artístico del Ayuntamiento de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (PDF on-line).
- Juan Álvarez Lasso, Bustos, esculturas y monumentos en la ciudad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Primera parte (2011) (on-line), p. 506-509.
Location (N 28°7'17" - W 15°25'38")
Item Code: esca160; Photograph: 7 January 2015
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