Unfinished Chapels - exterior

Huguet and Mateus Fernandes1437/1533

Batalha Monastery

Batalha Monastery
Batalha, Portugal

The protruding bodies correspond to funerary chapels which are linked by sacristies. The massive pillars above the chapels were designed to bear a huge vault. The different window on the left corresponds to a hall that was to connect the church to the Unfinished Chapels.


  • Title: Unfinished Chapels - exterior
  • Creator: Huguet, Mateus Fernandes
  • Date Created: 1437/1533
  • Physical Location: Batalha, Portugal
  • Medium: Mostly local oolitic limestone

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