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Lombana, Hector  Search this
Sculpture: gunite; Base: concrete
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Administered by City of Coral Gables Architectural Division 285 Aragon Avenue Coral Gables Florida 33134
Located Cartagena Circle Old Cutler Road & Lejeune Road Coral Gables Florida
Oct. 12, 1976. Dedicated Aug. 1979. Destroyed Aug. 1992. Rebuilt 1993. Rededicated Dec. 14, 1993
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Florida, Miami survey, 1994.
Metro-Dade Center, Art in Public Places, 1988.
Image on file.
Metro-Dade Center, Art in Public Places, "Monuments in Dade County," Nancy Block, 1988.
(On left shoe:) Hector Lombrana (sic) (Poem "A Mi Ciudad Nativa" is incised on base in Spanish) (Dedication plaque is on base in Spanish, raised letters) (English dedication plaque on base, raised letters:) ON OCTOBER 12, 1979/UNDER THE ADMINISTRATION OF MAYOR JIMMY DUNN/THIS MONUMENT WAS PRESENTED TO THE CITY OF/CORAL GABLES, THROUGH THE PEOPLE TO PEOPLE/PROGRAM BY FERNANDO URREGO E. AND THE/SCULPTOR HECTOR LOMBRANA (SIC), AS A TRIBUTE TO/THE FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN THE SISTER CITIES OF/CORAL GABLES AND CARTAGENA DE INDIAS. signed
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
A large pair of shoes, one upright and the other on its side.
Dress--Accessory--Shoe  Search this
Literature--Lopez  Search this
Homage--Lopez, Luis Carlos  Search this
Allegory--Place--Cartagena  Search this
Control number:
IAS 66310031
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums