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La Jibia

The Squid

César Manrique
1971

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Description

La Jibia (squid) is a large concrete sculpture, painted red and white, placed between one of the pools of the Martiánex complex and the sea.

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Costa Martiánez

The Costa Martiánez tourist complex was designed by César Manrique using elements of traditional Canarian architecture and endemic flora. Within the enclosure are six of his sculptures:

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Location (N 28°25'10" - W 16°32'38")

Item Code: esca506; Photograph: 30 January 2020
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