Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Barcelona
Barcelona (prov.)

Catalunya

Passeig de Gràcia 60
(Edifici Elcano)

Juan Sebastián Elcano

Getaria, Gipuzkoa 1486 - Pacific Ocean 1526
Basque explorer who completed the first circumnavigation of the world as Magellan's second in command
(Wikipedia)
Francesc Font
1884

Barcelona /  Juan Sebastián Elcano   Barcelona /  Juan Sebastián Elcano

Description

Stone statue in a niche in the façade.

Inscription(s)

ELCANO

Signed: f. font / 1884

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 41°23'34" - E 2°9'52")

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