O VITRAL EM PORTUGAL / STAINED GLASS IN PORTUGAL 15th-16th Century LARGE, ILLUSTRATED, LOVELY BOOK
O VITRAL EM PORTUGAL: Seculos XV-XVI
/ Stained Glass in Portugal: XV-XVI Centuries, by Carlos Vitorino da Silva Barros. LISBOA / LISBON, PORTUGAL: Publicado Com O Patrocino Do Banco Espirito Santo E Comercial, 1983. First Edition. TEXT in PORTUGUESE and ENGLISH. Large Format Hardcover Book in Dustjacket, 10x12.5 inches (25x32 cm), 288 pages plus a table of contents at the rear. GORGEOUS, ILLUSTRATED BOOK on
STAINED GLASS in PORTUGUESE CHURCHES and MONASTERIES from the 15th and 16th centuries. Condition: NEAR FINE book, tight, bright, clean and unmarked; in a GOOD dustjacket that has a 3 inch closed tear to the front cover that has been repaired on the backside with clear tape, some shelf rubbing, spine end wear, and scratches and other signs of handling, but remains bright and is doing its job well. A solid, presentable copy of this lovely book on early Stained Glass of Portugal. From the Publisher: ****** Beautiful, English and Portuguese bilingual book on Stained Glass in Portugal from the 15th and 16th centuries as found in various churches and monasteries.
Large, coffee table sized book with great color photographs, full narrative with letters and documents from the time. Contents: Preface / Prefacio; Introduction / Intrducao;
Stained Glass in Portugal / O Vital em Portugal ; The Stained Glass of the Monastery of Batalha / Os Vitrais do Mosteiro da Batalha; Masters and Artists who Worked in Stained Glass / Mestres e Artistas que trabalharam em Portugal; Monastery of Batalha / Mosteiro da Batalha; Formal Programme and Iconography / Programa Formal e Iconografia; Monastery of Batalha, Founder's Chapel / Mosteiro de Vatalha, Capela do Fundado; Monastery of Batalha, Lateral naves of the Church / Mosteiro da Batalha, Naves laterais d Igreja; Mosteiro da Batalha, Chancel / Mosteiro da Batalha, Capelamor / Mosteiro da Batalha, Chapter House / Mosteiro da Batalha, Sala do Capitulo / Parish Church of Viana do Alentjo / Igreja matriz de Viana do Alentejo; Convent of Santa Clara at Vila do Conde / Convento de Santa Clara, em Vila do Conde; Church of the Convent of Jesus, in Setubal / Igreja do Convento de Jesus, em Setubal; Documentation / Apendice Documental; Bibliography / Bibliografia.****** INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PLEASE NOTE: This book is large and heavy and will require substantial additional shipping charges. After placing your order you will be notified of the additional charges and be able to accept or reject them before your payment is processed. Or you can contact me ahead of time to find out the shipping charge to your country. Thanks.