Sometime in the last ten years, I was lucky enough to have gone to Hacienda Jaral de Barrios, Hacienda La Quemada, Hacienda San Jose and Hacienda Trancas, many times. Without thinking about it from a time span perspective, I took photos. Today I'm so glad I did.
After visiting Jaral de Berrios last week, it was apparent that the demise of the interior has been ongoing during the time span since my last visit. Here are photos taken about ten years ago of interior wall and ceiling decorations. They are quite spectacular.
enlarge. I'm not sure if they will or won't.
Can't you just imagine the opulence of this house at one point. It is written that at some time in history, the owner of this house at the time, was one of the richest men in the world! It is totally obvious from these photos......