Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Gran Canaria

Canarias

Parque Doramas
(Hotel Santa Catalina)

Dánae

Danaë

In Greek mythology the daughter of King Acrisius of Argos and his wife Queen Eurydice. She was the mother of the hero Perseus by Zeus.
(Wikipedia)
Plácido Fleitas Hernández
c. 1944

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Dánae   Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Dánae

Description

Stone sculpture of a woman reclining on a rock receiving Zeus as the shower of gold.

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Location (N 28°7'16" - W 15°25'39")

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Item Code: esca161; Photograph: 7 January 2015
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