Arquivo da tag: tile

RIO OF ALL SAINTS: SAINT GEORGE

Hi, folks! Lately I´ve been gathering the references to catholic saints that occur in some tile sets in some Rio´s North Zone residences – most of them owned by portuguese natives. I intend to publish them some day, when the “collection” increases. In the meantime, and due to the proximity of Saint George Day – […]

IATE CLUBE DO RIO DE JANEIRO WALL

IATE CLUBE DO RIO DE JANEIRO 333, PASTEUR AVENUE We write today about the main wall of the Rio de Janeiro Yacht Club (Iate Clube do Rio de Janeiro)[1], located in the pleasant neighborhood of Urca. Giant as the tradition of the club it protects, the wall was constructed between 1946 e 1947 and goes […]