The Museum-House Anastácio Gonçalves offers art works and some of its collection to be played and perceived by people with visual impairments.
Throughout the house are present style neoromantic, “home at portuguese style” and the Art Nouveau style which is exemplary in the last city in the Portuguese capital.
In 1932, the ophthalmologist Anastacio Gonçalves bought to José Malhoa the house. It was here that the Portuguese doctor lives and organized their collections of artworks till the year of his death in 1969. In will donate the building and its filling for “recreation and culture of the Portuguese people”.
After some rehabilitation work Anastácio Gonçalves Museu-House, also known as Casa-Malhoa reopens to the public in 1980.
In the field of painting are evident to the public picture of Portuguese painters, oil paintings, watercolors and drawings from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
The porcelain also deserved consideration by the collector. Chinese porcelains from (twelveth and nineteenth centuries) from the commercial exchanges between Portugal and China.
Avenida 5 de Outubro 6, 1050 Lisboa
38º43’57.2 N 9º08’47.42″W
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“Portugal em Direto” Broadcasted on 2012/10/18
Casa Museu Anastácio Gonçalves
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