Tribute to the Basque Pelota Player
On a pedestal, a figure (from knee to neck) with shapes that represent a pelota player.
- Artist: ALBERDI ELORZA, José (Gipuzkoa, Azkoitia 1922)
- Material: Hollow bronze on stone
- Measurements: 79 x 98 x 400 cm // 90 x 216 x 130 cm (base)
- Signed: Yes, at the rear, on the base: Alberdi & Niky 1990
- Dated: Yes
- Period: 1990
- Location: Antiguo (Plaza Alfonso XIII or Plaza del Frontón)
Take me there
Acquired by the City Council (approved by Government Commission on 11th April 1990) and unveiled on 18th January 1991.