Photographer's Note

The large brick building, crowned with battlements popularly known as the castle of the three dragons, is a first mouetra of modernism Barcelona. This popular name is the title of a comedy of Serafí Pitarra and the building is the work of Domenech i Montaner (1887). Since the year 1920 is occupied by the Museum of Zoology. It is a predecessor of the famous Amsterdam Stock Exchange Berlage (1898) in use of construction materials used: bare brick structures and hieerro without disguise.

This building is important also because of the history of art because there are workshops where he studied for the first time during the nineteenth century, the ancient craft techniques of pottery and wrought iron. This hechi began the resurgence of decorative arts to read Catalunya.

Cer another photo in the workshop

Truja oznaczył to zdjęcie jeko użyteczne

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Additional Photos by Josep Mares Huerta (CENT-TRETZE) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 155 W: 3 N: 350] (2179)
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