Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Badajoz
Badajoz (prov.)

Extremadura

Plaza España

Luis de Morales

Badajoz 1509 - Badajoz 1586
Spanish painter, known as "El Divino", most of his work was of religious subjects
(Wikipedia)
Gabino Amaya
Fundidores Calahorra (Madrid)
1925

Badajoz /  Luis de Morales   Badajoz /  Luis de Morales

Description

Bronze statue of Luis de Morales, sitting on a chair with in his hand a painter's palette and some brushes. He is looking upwards to the cathedral. On the front of the pedestal is a relief showing his painting La Piedad (1560), the original is in the cathedral.

Badajoz - Luis de Morales

Inscription(s)

LVIS de MORALES

erigido
por
suscrición publica
1925

Signature

G. Amaya 1925
fundidores calahorra hno madrid

Badajoz - Luis de Morales

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 38°52'43" - W 6°58'11")

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