Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Barcelona
Barcelona (prov.)

Catalunya

Plaça de Sant Jaume
(Casa de la Ciutat)

Jaume el Conqueridor i el conseller Joan Fiveller

James I the Conqueror and counsellor Joan Fiveller

Josep Bover
1844

Barcelona /  Jaume el Conqueridor i el conseller Joan Fiveller   Barcelona /  Jaume el Conqueridor i el conseller Joan Fiveller

Description

Two marble statues in niches flanking the entrance of the Town Hall.

Inscription(s)

Left:
jaume el conqueridor

Right:
jvan fivaller conseller ii de barcelona

Annotation

Jaume el Conqueridor
(Montpellier 1208 - Alzira 1276),
King of Aragon, Count of Barcelona, and Lord of Montpellier from 1213 to 1276 (Wikipedia).

Joan Fiveller
(Barcelona? 14th century - c. 1434),
chief councillor of the city of Barcelona (Wikipedia).

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 41°22'57" - E 2°10'37")

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