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1704. Carta de Dinis de Melo e Castro para Luís José de Vasconcelos e Azevedo.

Author(s) Dinis de Melo e Castro      
Addressee(s) Luís José de Vasconcelos e Azevedo      
In English

After the liberal revolution in Portugal, the state centralized the Art education by merging the teaching of Fine Arts and of Mechanic Arts. The Lisbon National Academy of Fine Arts was founded in this context in 1836 and was inaugurated in the following year. It occupied the building of the extinct Monastery of São Francisco, where a library of thousands of volumes was also available. Although its history was obviously made of changes, the Academy maintained a strong cultural, pedagogical and honorific vocation. Besides forming new artists, the Academy always gave scholarships and prizes and saw to the publication of reference works.

The documentation that we publish from its archival funds belong to a donation made in 1902 by António TomásPires (1850-1913), an ethnographer, writer, politician, and member of the National Monuments committee. He assembled documents from the 16th to the 19th century, among which many private and family letters.

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Sr meu mta m me fas vm em me partisipar que logra boa saude pa poder vir descamsar a sua caza depois de um tam gre trabalho
e farei que seja mto em breves dias mas sera pa emtrar em otro mto mayor
qamdo se oferesa ocaziam de se poder adiamtar seu irmão de vm não faltarei em o servir o milhor que puder
deos gde a vm
elvas oje a 23. de mayo de 1704
Cdo de vm O Conde das galveas
snor Luis joze Luis joze de vascomsellos

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