House, Rua de Sao Marcos, Braga: detail of latticed screen over a window

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RIBApix ref no RIBA90288
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Charlotte
Subject Date1700
Image Date1989
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceBenton 89-43-37
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Charlotte Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: These latticed screens called rotulas, were a type of window covering based on Islamic architecture and were a common feature in Portuguese houses.

Subject tags

houses, screens