The Fat Lady

Madrid, Spain

Bronze statue of a Fat Lady with a mirror (Mujer con espejo) by Fernando Botero. This sculpture is located at Plaza de Colon in Madrid, Spain. The sculpture was a gift from the Colombian sculptor to the city of Madrid.

The lady is lying on the floor, face down looking distractedly in the direction of the Plaza de Colón. She has a mirror in her hand and holds her hair, in a gesture of coquetry. Her face has an indifferent and thoughtful gesture.