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Monumento al Marinero (Retorno seguro)

Monument to the Sailor (Safe Return)

Paco Curbelo Martín
Esculturas Bronzo (Los Baldios - Tenerife)
2002

Corralejo /  Monumento al Marinero (Retorno seguro)   Corralejo /  Monumento al Marinero (Retorno seguro)

Description

Sculpture showing a returned seaman embracing his wife and daughter around a net, with a basket of fish at their feet.

This statue stands a few meters from the 'Mirando al mar' monument to the sailor by the same sculptor and which is unveiled on the same day and has an identical sign.

Inscription(s)

MONUMENTO AL MARINERO

el municipio de la oliva rinde merecido homenaje a los
hombres y mujeres de la mar y a sus familias, quienes en
tiempos dificiles contribuyeron significativamente al
desarollo de corralejo.

corralejo; a 16 de julio de 2002,
siendo alcalde d. domingo gonzalez arroyo.

escultor. paco curbelo       fundicion. esculturas bronzo

MONUMENT TO THE SAILOR

The municipality of La Oliva pays homage to the
men and women of the sea and their families, who in
hard times contributed significantly to the
development of Corralejo.

Corralejo 16 July 2002
being mayor D. Domingo Gonzalez Arroyo.

Sculptor: Paco Curbelo; Foundry: Esculturas Bronzo

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Location (N 28°44'20" - W 13°52'1")

Item Code: esca335; Photograph: 14 April 2018
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