Harvesting grapes in the Douro Valley
This fine tile mural represents the chief economic activity in this part of Portugal, the creation of port wine from grapes grown here and then shipped west to Porto. These blue-and-white tile murals cover entire façades of Portuguese churches.
Photograph and text by George P. Landow.
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