The sculptures are made after the art form of architect Antoni Gaudí; he designed striking buildings and objects around 1900. The company Barcino from Barcelona makes these anatomically perfect sculptures using Gaudi's famous Mosaic pattern. The sculptures are a feast to behold. Primary colors, exuberant and often in various sizes. The large specimens are available in limited editions such as the exclusive bulls (typical Spanish of course) and elephants. The figurines of Barcino are derived from the Catalan "Trencadis Mosaic style.
Known in Barcelona are the Sacrada Familia and the park Guell which is visited by hundreds of thousands of tourists every year. Many are introduced to the collection of "Barcino Designs" and this is often the beginning of a fun and colorful collection. The sculptures are hand-painted and individually wrapped in a strong and protective packaging with a guarantee certificate and have thus acquired an authentic character. The mosaic statues are suitable to stand outside. In case of frost they can be brought inside.
Antoni Gaudí, 25 June 1852 - Barcelona, 10 June 1926) was a Catalan architect. He designed around 1900 striking buildings and objects, especially in Barcelona, of which the Sagrada Família is the best known. Gaudi's work can be seen in the world famous Park Guell, which offers the visitor a breathtaking visual experience. In addition, there are many buildings in Barcelona designed by Gaudi. He is considered a founder of organic architecture. His work falls under Art Nouveau/Jugendstil. In Catalonia this style is called Catalan Modernism.
We send the figurines in their original packaging which is a guarantee for optimal protection and the assurance that you will receive the original Barcino product.