Spanish, 20th century, male.
Born 24 March 1875, in Barcelona; died 19 March 1958, in Barcelona.
Painter, sculptor. Figure compositions, figures, portraits, interiors with figures, landscapes, gardens.
Pedro Casas Abarca was the brother of Agapito Casas Abarca. He studied law at the same time that he was an art student at the Escuela de Bellas Artes in Barcelona. He was best known for his paintings of elegant young women in interiors or in the garden. He participated in collective exhibitions, and received various distinctions. Solo exhibitions of his work have been mounted in Madrid and Barcelona. He engaged in numerous activities in the press and in the publishing of photographs and lithographs. He also had several honorary functions, and was a member of the order of Alfonso X El Sabio....