Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Badajoz
Badajoz (prov.)

Extremadura

Parque de Castelar

Adelardo Covarsí

Adelardo Covarsí Yustas
Badajoz 1885 - Badajoz 1951
Spanish painter
(Wikipedia)
José Silva
1952

Badajoz /  Adelardo Covarsí   Badajoz /  Adelardo Covarsí

Description

Stone bust of the Adelardo Covarsí with a painter's palette. On the front of the pedestal is a reproduction, in decorated pottery, of his painting "El zagal de las monjas" .

Badajoz - Adelardo Covarsí
el zagal de la monjias [!]
(The shepherd boy of the nuns)

Inscription(s)

…y fundió en sus
lienzos el cielo y
tierra de la extre
madura,con un afán
partitivo y a veces
en favor de los humil
des, del que son tes
timonio las figuras
populares de los
monteros, señores
nativos de las se
rranías; otras con
hondas lejanías sin
linderos…

Sculptor

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Location (N 38°52'39" - W 6°58'39")

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