June 20, 2009

Igreja da Nossa Senhora da Graca

The church of Nossa Senhora da Graça (Church of our Lady of Grace) in Evora is noted for its 16th century facade.

Igreja da Nossa Senhora da Graca

Four huge stone figues of Atlas adorn the building, which is only viewable from outside. In Greek mythology Atlas was a Titan who supported the heavens.

Igreja da Nossa Senhora da Graca

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1 comment:

Hugo Carlos said...

haha, el hombrecito está muy simpático