The Maternity Statuary

Bad general condition.
  • Historic monument B, code CT-III-m-B-02951;
  • Select Hotel of Mamaia, on the green area behind the hotel, towards the Promenade;
  • Sculptor: Cornel Medre; year: 1956; material: artificial stone;

Cornel Medrea (1888-1964) was one of the most important Romanian sculptors. He is the author of numerous monumental works of art, present in the cities and museums of Romania. In Constanța, other works of him can be found, such as the Child with a Frog stone statue, at the entrance of the Art Museum of the city or the Fishermen Statuary, also made of stone, on the Casino Seafront. In Mamaia, Medrea is present with other statues as well, such as the Under the Sun Statue, sculpted in travertine, sheltered by the covered terrace of the restaurant of the Dacia Sud Hotel or the Girl at Sea statue, made of chalk, located on a green area next to the Central Hotel in the resort.

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