Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Gran Canaria

Calle Lentini
(Teatro Pérez Galdós)

Medallones en la fachada del Teatro Pérez Galdós

Medallions on the facade of Teatro Perez Galdos

Los Cuatros Musas
The Four Muses
Oscar Alvariño
2007

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  Medallones en la fachada del Teatro Pérez Galdós

Description

Four medaillons on the front façade of the Theatre depict the four muses with their names:

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Medallones en la fachada del Teatro Pérez Galdós
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Medallones en la fachada del Teatro Pérez Galdós
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Medallones en la fachada del Teatro Pérez Galdós
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Medallones en la fachada del Teatro Pérez Galdós
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  1. talia - Thalia, muse of comedy
  2. terpiscore - Terpsichore, muse of dance.
  3. euterpe, muse of song and elegiac poetry.
  4. erato, muse of lytic poetry.

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Medallones en la fachada del Teatro Pérez Galdós

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Location N 28°6'12" W 15°24'49"

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