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Head of Mariana Pineda

  • Head of Mariana Pineda. Casa de los Tiros Museum - Museum of Popular Art and Traditions. Granada © Ministerio de Cultura

    Head of Mariana Pineda. Casa de los Tiros Museum - Museum of Popular Art and Traditions. Granada © Ministerio de Cultura

     
  

Category

Sculpture

Date

Around 1840

Artist

Manuel González

Cultural background

Neo-classical

Original title

Cabeza de Mariana Pineda
Casa de los Tiros Museum
Granada
Granada, Andalusia
Granada

I am Freedom for love wished it so!

This work is the head of a project for a monument to Mariana Pineda which was never completed.

This is a portrait in the classic style in which the face is defined by the movement of the curls. Mariana Pineda and the Empress Victoria Eugenia are the mainstays of the museum’s room dedicated to the women of Granada and to culture.

Details of the work

Object
Head

Dimensions
Height = 36 cm; Width = 34 cm

Technique
Sculpture technique

Material
Plaster

  

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