Marquesa de Alorna

Dear Leonor

Marquesa de Alorna – Querida Leonor

Luísa V. de Paiva Boléo & André Carrilho

pato lógico & incm | 2017 | 72 pages | 14,5 x 24 cm | hardcover

She survived the earthquake that hit Lisbon, in 1755. Then she was forced to spend 18 years in a convent, with her mother and sister, as a punishment for the scandal surrounding Távora. Despite all the tragedies, Leonor became an influent patroness of the arts, attending national and international artistic circles.

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