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Spain
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Gran Canaria

Plaza de España

Monumento Actividades Primitivas Canarias

Monument to the Activities of the Primitive Canarians

Luis Montull
1977

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Monumento Actividades Primitivas Canarias   Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Monumento Actividades Primitivas Canarias

Description

Stone sculpture group with four different activities of the original inhabitants of the Canary Islands, commonly known as Guanches. Depicted are:

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Monumento Actividades Primitivas Canarias
mother with child
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Monumento Actividades Primitivas Canarias
craft (a potter)
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Monumento Actividades Primitivas Canarias
agriculture
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Monumento Actividades Primitivas Canarias
fisheries

Signature

L.A. Montull | 1977

Annotation

The sculpture group was installed at the 500th anniversary of the founding of Las Palmas.

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Monumento Actividades Primitivas Canarias

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 28°8'4" W 15°26'6"

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