Conjunt de pintura històrica del Paranimf

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Collection Art
Identifier AA1001A
Type Pintura
Lloc de procedència Barcelona
Location Edifici Històric. Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585
Date 1883-1885
Six history paintings hang on the side walls, three to a side, just below the medallions of notable figures. The paintings depict different episodes in the history of Spain. Together, the six make up a unified, homogeneous whole that reflects a markedly Spanish cultural programme, albeit with varying degrees of artistic success. The six paintings tackle three types of subjects: history, allegory and iconography.
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