"Trip to Batalha Monastery III" Batalha Travelogue by dila

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The Unfinished Chapel

The chapels commissioned by King Duarte (1391 - 1438) for his pantheon were not an original part of the monastery.
Designed by Huguet and continued by Mateus Fernandes (monumental entrance door1509 andupper balcony 1533)
Joao de Castilho worked also on the chapel before it stopped

Tomb of King Duarte

Tomb of King Duarte (1391 - 1438) and his wife Queen Leonor of Aragon (died in 1445)

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