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Church of Madonna di Casletto
Switzerland

Edificio che riprende elementi neogotici e neoromanici secondo un gusto liberty, opera di Ernesto Quadri, 1916. 

Esuberante apparato ornamentale in pietra e laterizio giocato su inediti accostamenti di materiali, forme e colori.

Costruzione a navata unica conclusa da coro poligonale, coperta da volte a crociera costolonata.

All'interno arredo e decorazioni pittoriche in stile neogotico; tele raffiguranti S. Francesco che riceve le stigmate, XVII sec. (copia della tela attr. a Ortensio Crespi nella chiesa conventuale della SS. Trinità a Lugano), e la madonna con santi, prima metà XVII sec.

(fonte: autori diversi (2008, seconda edizione): Guida d'arte della Svizzera italiana, a cura della Società di storia dell'arte in Svizzera (SSAS), p. 373, Edizioni Casagrande, 604 pagine)

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