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Monumento a Canovas del Castillo

Avenida Canovas del Castillo 1, 29016 Malaga, Spain
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This is a statue of Canovas del Castillo, a former prime minister of Spain who served a total of... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
macedonboy
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Thoughtful !

It is to be hoped that this Canovas statue is not a true reflection of the person it represents... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Steve T
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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5 Feb 2018
“Ugly”
6 Apr 2017
“Thoughtful !”
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Avenida Canovas del Castillo 1, 29016 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

This is a statue of Canovas del Castillo, a former prime minister of Spain who served a total of six terms in that role.This statue is butt ugly, if the statue is anything to go by, Canovas looked like an orang-utan dressed in a suit.

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

It is to be hoped that this Canovas statue is not a true reflection of the person it represents when in life as he doesn’t look too well at all. That said I do think that if it was a more lifelike faithful sculpture then...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Canovas del Castillo (1828-1897) was Spain's prime minister on six occasions and born in Malaga. He was assassinated by an Italian anarchist in the Basque country.

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Reviewed 25 February 2016

The sculpture of Canovas del Castillo is not one of my favorites because it is not a beautiful sculpture in my opinion. It is too modern for my taste. I prefer a more traditional style.

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Reviewed 6 September 2015

Monuments are the test of time, i love looking at old ancient monuments, buildings artifacts etc it gives you depth of past lives and how they lived.

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Reviewed 4 November 2014

At the beginning of the Avenida Canovas del Castillo, in front of the Parque de Malaga, in the middle of busy traffic stands the Monument for Antonio Canovas del Castillo (1828-1897). He was a famous politician in Spain in the 19th century. Born in Malaga...More

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