Palau Güell (page 2 of 2)

Antoni Gaudí
1886-1890




Chimneys and ventilator shafts as sculpture

 
Some of the roof chimneys were faced with ceramic fragments in 1994--true to Gaudí's intent but not his designs.
 
See also Casa Milà for additional examples of roof "sculpture."
 
See also Park Güell for additional examples of trencadís.
 


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