Gypsies in the canal

Santiago Costa1925/1970

Museu d'Art Modern de Tarragona

Museu d'Art Modern de Tarragona

Santiago Costa i Vaqué (1895-1984) Cousin of Julio Antonio, he studied at the Llotje School in Barcelona and later collaborated with his cousin, from whom he received the classicist influence and realist treatment, in his initial period. Between 1919 and 1925 he produced a series of works in South America before returning to Madrid. His work starts from the block concept with significant integration into cubic space. His dominant characteristic is strength and detained movement. He also cultivated his painting of landscapes and popular scenes.

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  • Title: Gypsies in the canal
  • Creator: Santiago Costa
  • Date Created: 1925/1970
  • sculptor: Santiago Costa
  • Physical Dimensions: 54 x 74 cm
  • Type: Oil on card painting