HERNÁNDEZ MENDIZABAL, Tomás (San Sebastián 1940)

Set of two brightly-coloured figures which represent a standing person playing the tambourine and another seated person playing the accordion.

  • Artist: HERNÁNDEZ MENDIZABAL, Tomás (San Sebastián 1940)
  • Material: Metal painted several colours
  • Measurements: 360 x 209 x 190 cm // 525 x 209 x 190 cm (base)
  • Signed: Cannot be seen
  • Dated: Cannot be seen
  • Period: 1991
  • Location: Amara (Plaza de los Etxeberri)

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A municipal commission for the artist following the retrospective exhibition in San Telmo Museum (1988). There is a plaque at the base of the work where the following inscription can be read: ""TRIKITILARIS" / TOMAS HERNANDEZ MENDIZABAL / Escudo Donostia / 1991". According to information provided by the artist, the work was carried out with iron rods with shapes made with pliers according to the scale model and hand-coated with steel mesh, all of which was coated with polyester and hand-painted with polyester paint by the sculptor.