Monumento de Alvaro de Bazan, Madrid

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  • D. Alvaro de Bazán, born in Granada in 1526, was one of the most important figures of the Navy and the Spanish armies. His monument in 1888, on the occasion of the third centenary of his death, national subscription-funded project was inaugurated on December 19, 1891. Made by Mariano Benlliure bronze, shows the Marquis with great naturalism and sobriety. The plinth is also a well-deserved fame sculptor Aniceto Marinas.
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  • Clearly my score is not for the sculptural group as it is another more with the classical scheme of the 19th century. My score is for the character that pays homage to one of the great Marine who has given the history. I think it is appropriate to remember the good things that have made our compatriots throughout history. Frankly Benlliure did a great job and the set fits as a ring to the finger in the small square. It seems that it has always been there.
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  • This statue is located in the beautiful Plaza de la Villa, and depicts an Admiral/Hero (Alvaro de Bazan) of 1500, which saw no defeats during his long career and was also named a Spanish warship If this review did you like, you can read my other reviews of Madrid (and others) and I'm glad a click on : Is It Useful? Thanks:)
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  • Nice if you're walking by.
  • nice little square with a statue.
  • Pretty little statue
  • Fabulous monument in an incomparable setting
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  • It is especially the place that makes the interests of the statue, you can see that when n happens on-site.
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