José Veloso Salgado Vasco da Gama before the Zamorim Portugal (1898) [Source]
Pushpamala N. The Arrival of Vasco da Gama India (2014) [Source]
Pushpamala N. does a lot of photographic recreations in which she plays mythic figures in Indian history and culture. This is the first time she’s playing a man: the Portuguese “discoverer” of a sea route to India, Vasco da Gama.
Almendres Cromlech: The Twin Megalithic Stone Circles of Portugal
Located on the slopes of the Monte dos Almendres
in Portugal, is the ancient megalithic site of Almendres Cromlech, also
popularly known as the ‘hill of the stone amphorae’. The stunningly
well-preserved site is the most important megalithic arrangement in Portugal
and is also believed to be one of the oldest stone circles in Europe.