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Andrés Hierro Hernández "El Rubio"

Morro Jable 1910 - 1997
fisherman, sailor and trader in oil and vinegar
(Biography on Morro Jable's Facebook page, 30 June 2015)
Rafael Gómez González
2015

Morro Jable /  Andrés Hierro Hernández "El Rubio"   Morro Jable /  Andrés Hierro Hernández "El Rubio"

Description

Statue of 'El Rubio' sitting backwards on a chair.

Inscription(s)

[Coat of arms: Ayto. de Pájara]

El Ilustrísimo Ayuntamiento de Pájara
Homenaje a las antiguas tiendas de Aceite y Vinagre en la figura de

Andrés Hierro Hernández
"El Rubio"
(1910-1997)

Precursor del comercio de mercancías a barco de vela entre
Lanzarote y Morro Jable

Obra del escultor cubano Rafael Gómez González

Y siendo Alcalde de Pájara D. Rafael Perdomo Betancor.

Marzo - 2015

 

The Illustrious Town Council of Pájara
Tribute to the old stores of oil and vinegar in the figure of

Andrés Hierro Hernández
"The blond"
(1910-1997)

Forerunner of the merchandise trade with a sailboat between
Lanzarote and Morro Jable

Work by the Cuban sculptor Gómez González

And being Mayor of Pájara
Mr. Rafael Perdomo Betancor

March - 2015

Sculptor

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Location (N 28°3'1" - W 14°21'8")

Item Code: esca360; Photograph: 15 April 2018
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