Barcelona, a photo a day

Pastor de Pau


The great fountains on Plaza de Catalunya. The statue is called Pastor de Pau, peace shepherd, or peaceful shepherd, a fine example of noucentisme sculptures, the spanish avant-garde. Made by a very interesting man called Pablo Gargallo, who spent a significant part of his life in the Montparnasse quarter of Paris, where he lived in 1903 in the artists commune Le Bateau Lavoir, with Max Jacob, Juan Gris, Pablo Picasso….

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3 responses

  1. I appreciate you sharing this post. Want more.

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    October 23, 2015 at 9:32 pm

  2. Wonderful light show with the sculpture would be great to see.
    Your header is a magnificent view

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    October 9, 2014 at 11:00 am

  3. Gorgeous colours!

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    September 28, 2014 at 9:27 pm

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