Josep Esquirol’s picture : fair on Plaça de Victor Català.  Victor Català is the pseudonym of the writer Caterina Albert i Paradís (L’Escala, 1869 – L’Escala, 1966) ; she took part in the modernistic movement and was the author of one of the most important literary works, the novel Solitud, in 1905.
Picture October 2011.  The vegetables market still occurs every Thursday morning on the Plaça Victor Català.  The fountain was moved to the angle of the square in 1947.