Spanish society in the 19th century
Economy and industrialisation and society
the new society
Economy and industrialisation
Industrial Revolution was late and slow only Basque Country, Catalonia and the large cities.
Most of the population still worked in the fields with underdeveloped technology, England or Germany used advanced machinery. Railway, adidn`t appear until the second half on the century. Main forms of transport. The first train line, Barcelona and Mataó.
The cities had poor neighbourhoods extremely living conditions. The poorest lower classes, like factory workers, lived here.
Art and culture
Artist portrayed the changes of the times many artistic styles emerged, the majority of the population was illiterate