Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Barcelona
Barcelona (prov.)

Catalunya

Carrer de la Ciutat
(Casa de la Ciutat (façana gtica))

Sant Rafael arcàngel

Saint Raphael Archangel

(Hebrew רָפָאֵל, Rāfāʾēl, "God Heals"), archangel, who performs all manners of healing
(Wikipedia)
Pere Sanglada
c. 1400

Barcelona /  Sant Rafael arcàngel   Barcelona /  Sant Rafael arcàngel

Description

Stone statues with bronze wings above the entrance of the gothic (east) façade of the town hall.

Inscription(s)

rafael angela

Annotation

The statue is made by Jordi Joan (Jordi de Dieu) of Pere Sanglada (according to Pobles de Catalunya, but Wikipedia ascribes it to Sanglada).

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 41°22'57" - E 2°10'38")

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Item Code: escy058; Photograph: 6 September 2011
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