Duration - 3 hours
Difficulty - Medium
One of the most spectacular seventeenth-century Portuguese christmas cribs, shaped by Machado de Castro.
Dating from the 18th century, it is influenced by the tradition of christmas cribs from the north of the country.
The only christmas cribs signed and dated by Joaquim Machado de Castro (1766).
Christmas cribs of the Patriarchate of Lisbon. First half of the XIX century.
The original christmas cribs, from the first half of the eighteenth century, is attributed to António Ferreira. Includes figures made at different times.
In a side chapel of the Church of Our Lady of Fatima (Lisbon), You can contemplate and admire the christmas cribs of the sculptress Maria Amélia Carvalheira.
This christmas cribs executed for the church of Our Lady of Fatima in 1958, includes 24 figures of clay polychrome.