Teatro Arriaga

Joaquín Rucoba
1896-90



Note: the pictures on this page were photographed at two different times--with both morning sunlight and evening shadow.

The wide convex main facade

 

Baroque architectural and sculptural details

The Baroque facade has paired pilasters in the center and columns at the ends of the second register with sculptural decoration throughout.
 

Decorative brackets and grotesque heads on the first register

 

Details of the caryatid/atlas figure and a grotesque head

 

Views of the back and side of this horseshoe-shaped building





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