In 1880 he was declared patron of all Roman Catholic educational establishments.
But he was a patron of learning and, like most prelates of his age, a great architect.
As a patron of art Pericles was a still greater force.
ploration- Portugal took the lead along this new path, and foremost Prince among her pioneers stands Prince Henry the Navigator Henry the (1394-1460), who was a patron both of exploration and Navigator.
As patron of the Arts and Crafts Museum (1862-98), and as curator of the Academy of Sciences, he won a high reputation.