Mural paintings at the Convent of Christ in Tomar

The Portuguese azulejos which are ceramic artistic tiles, are famous worldwide, and the tradition started a time long ago. That’s why when you visit the Convent of Christ in the City of Tomar you find this kind of tile workmanship everywhere, just like these tile paintings, which seem to be from the 16th century and are essentially based on biblical scenes.

Tile paintings at the Christ Convent in the City of Tomar

Portuguese tile mural paintings at the Convent of Christ in the City of Tomar

 

Tile paintings at the Convent of Christ in the City of Tomar

These tile paintings at the Christ Convent in Tomar are basically inspired on biblical scenes of the Catholic Church

 

Artistic tiles at the Convent of Christ in the City of Tomar

Another two tile paintings at the Convent of Christ with religious themes from the 16th century

One Response to “Mural paintings at the Convent of Christ in Tomar”

  1. Awesome tiles.This tiles is so helpful to the modern house.I want to tiles for my home.Many many thanks for your great post.

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