Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Barcelona
Barcelona

Passeig de Sant Joan

Josep Anselm Clavé i Camps

Barcelona 1824 - Barcelona 1874
Catalan politician, composer and writer
(Wikipedia)
Manuel Fuxà
J. Comas y Hermanos (Barcelona)
1888

Barcelona /  Josep Anselm Clavé i Camps   Barcelona /  Josep Anselm Clavé i Camps

Description

Bronze statue on a large stone pedestal, with claws and allegorical motifs of music.

Inscription(s)

CLAVE

Signed: m fuxà
j. comas y herms / barna ano 1888

Annotation

Originally at the intersection of Rambla de Catalunya and Carrer València. In 1956 replaced to the present location.

On the side of the pedestal is a small round plaque with a portrait and the inscription:

sociedad coral de bilbao expedicion artistica 1918

and next to the portrait al immortal / clave

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 41°24'14" E 2°9'48"

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