SÃO GONÇALO, THE BACKSTAGE CLOISTER

Amarante Cloister first

Amarante Cloister first

In the upper gallery level at the cloister of São Gonçalo, frugality reigns – columns rest on flat walls with none of the complex articulation and stone carving which define the courtyard and ground level. The ceilings are the traditional painted board-on-board solution.

Igreja de São Gonçalo, Amarante

archived in EXTERIORS AmaranteCeilings: WoodCloistersColumnsFloors: tiledRenaissance & MannerismStonework
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