Allegory Tiles at the Monastery of Sao Vicente de Fora in Lisbon Portugal
LISBON, Portugal - An exhibit of allegory panels of glazed tiles. The one in the front depicts the story of the Forest and the Woodcutter. The Monastery of São Vicente de Fora is a 17th-century church and monastery in the Alfama neighborhood of Lisbon. It features ornately decorated sections in the Baroque style as well as the Braganza Pantheon, where the kings who ruled Portugal between 1640 and 1910 are interred.
- Allegory Tiles at the Monastery of Sao Vicente de Fora in Lisbon Portugal (1710619131952).tif
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Catholic Church of São Vicente de Fora Europe Lisboa Lisbon Lisbon District Lisbon Metropolitan Area Monastery of Saint Vicent of Fora Monastery of Sao Vicente de Fora Monastery of São Vicente de Fora Mosteiro de São Vicente de Fora Municipality of Lisbon Município de Lisboa Portugal Roman Catholic allegories architectural architecture building church edifice edifices monastery place of worship religious building structures tiles
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