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photoblog image Batalha - stone carving

Batalha - stone carving

 

Manueline style stone carving in the Unfinished Chapels. The "Manueline style" is also known as Portuguese Late Gothic, and was named after King Manuel 1 (1495–1521), whose reign coincided with the development of the style. And, if you think this is fancy, take a look tomorrow.

 

Batalha - stone carving

 

Manueline style stone carving in the Unfinished Chapels. The "Manueline style" is also known as Portuguese Late Gothic, and was named after King Manuel 1 (1495–1521), whose reign coincided with the development of the style. And, if you think this is fancy, take a look tomorrow.

 

comments (8)

  • Ray
  • Thailand
  • 8 Oct 2016, 00:32
Intricate and lovely work!
Tom Wilson: Take a look tomorrow for even more mind-boggling carving smile
Ces sculptures sont magnifiques.
Tom Wilson: Ils sont certainement!, Merci, Martine
  • Chris
  • England
  • 8 Oct 2016, 06:58
However the mason does this I really do cannot fathom Tom. It is just soo clever..
Tom Wilson: Beats me, too - but if you think this is intricate, take a look at tomorrow's!
Stunning craftsmanship Tom
Tom Wilson: Even more so tomorrow, Bill.
One can't even imagine just how long it took to do this.
Tom Wilson: Staggering, isn't it?
  • paul
  • United Kingdom
  • 8 Oct 2016, 15:26
a visit to this blog always teaches you something you didn't know before!
Tom Wilson: I certainly find that to be true, Paul smile
What great work!
Tom Wilson: More tomorrow!
I like fancy...smile
Tom Wilson: In that case, take a look tomorrow, Larrry smile

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