Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Gran Canaria

Canarias

Parque Doramas
(Calle Doctor Juan Carlos Marina Fiol)

Benito Pérez Galdós

Las Palmas de GC 1843 - Madrid 1920
Spanish realist novelist. Some authorities consider him second only to Cervantes in stature as a Spanish novelist. He was the leading literary figure in 19th century Spain
(Wikipedia)
Teo Mesa
2000

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Benito Pérez Galdós   Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Benito Pérez Galdós

Description

Bronze bust with a special feature that is right hand is depicted supporting Galdós' head.

Inscription(s)

d. benito pérez galdós
donado por la
fundació pérez galdós
a la ciudad de
las palmas de gran canaria

Autor: Teo Mesa.

Octubre de 2000.

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Location (N 28°7'16" - W 15°25'35")

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