Oratory of S. Barnaba - Chiavasch

L'originaria cappella cinquecentesca, decorata nel1606 con affreschi di gusto popolare, fu ampliata in epoca successiva con l'aggiunta della navata e del campanile a vela che sovrasta la facciata.

Sulla parete di fondo sono dipinti la Crocifissione con i SS. Rocco e Sebastiano; sulla volta a botte, Dio Padre; sulle pareti laterali, la Madonna con un vescovo e i SS. Antonio Abate, Martino e Giovanni Battista.

Crocifisso del XVIII sec. sulla trave dell'arco trionfale.

(fonte: autori diversi (2008, seconda edizione): Guida d'arte della Svizzera italiana, a cura della Società di storia dell'arte in Svizzera (SSAS), p. 86, Edizioni Casagrande, 604 pagine)

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