Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Gran Canaria

Plaza Hurtado de Mendoza

Don Ambrosio Hurtado de Mendoza

1850 - 1922
Spanish politician and mayor of Las Palmas 1903-1908
A. Neri
1922

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Don Ambrosio Hurtado de Mendoza   Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Don Ambrosio Hurtado de Mendoza

Description

Marble obelisk with a relief portrait of Hurtado. In front of the obelisk stands a marble statue of a woman on a rock, paying tribute to Hurtado. On the back of the obelisk is the coat of arms of Las Palmas and the date 1922.

Inscription(s)

la civdad
a
don ambrosio hvrtado
de mendoza

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 28°6'8" W 15°24'55"

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Item Code: esca128; Photograph: 7 January 2015
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