Monday, July 4, 2011

The Chapel of St. Maria in der Schmelz


outside



inside


The Chapel of "St. Maria in der Schmelz/Santa Maria alla Fonderia" (Martell Valley) was built in 1711 by Count Hendl for his squires,  the tower in 1856. The first bell (Silberglöcklein!) should have been cast by the miners.

4 comments:

  1. What a beautiful chapel Karl, and the setting is just so perfect.

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  2. Your images for this chapel are very very good.

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  3. It is a marvelously appealing, simple chapel.

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  4. I like the way you have photographed the chapel, also from the inside!
    You managed to get the atmosphere included in your image.

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