The Tree Festival
Parera Saurina, Antoni [Barcelona, 1868 - 1946]
Technique: Plaster
Dimensions: 113 x 47 x 4 cm
Date: 1908
Generic classification: Sculpture
General inventari: 64 E
Location: Reial Acadèmia Catalana de Belles Arts de Sant Jordi
Inscriptions: “FIESTA DEL ARBOL” at the lower left side. Probably, it comes from a donation of the author together with the collection of medals and platelets that also form a part of this catalogue. Probably this work was commemorating the festivity of the tree celebrated by the first time in Catalonia 1898, in Sant Joan of them Abadesses promoted by the teacher Andreu (Calendar 1898). Antoni Parera was a sculptor specializing in medals and commemorative plates, which he was a numerary member of this Academy from May 20, 1944.

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