Vulcan by Helmut Hillencamp, Christy Hengst, Fausty Cardoso, 

Miguel Cajamarca, Rafael Orellana, Manuel Guerra, Vincente Maldonado, and Mauricio Quezada. Iron, cement, enameled ceramic tiles, rocks, bricks and baked clay. 1997.  

Plaza de Las Herrerías, Cuenca, Ecuador.

This statue is located on Calle de las Herrerías (Street of the Blacksmiths), a neighborhood historically occupied by numerous blacksmiths shops, and where the art of ironworking still continues today.

Article from Anvil magazine:http://www.anvilmag.com/smith/vulcan.htm

More views of the statue:

 http://desenbergmawnfamilyadventure.blogspot.com/2005/02/miscellaneous-memories-from-cuenca.html

http://paulacee.com/2015/04/10/blacksmiths-road-in-cuenca/

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