France: Chapelle Saint Antoine, Bessans
France: Scenes from the Life of Christ in Bessans
The interior of the Chapelle Saint Antoine in Bessans is covered with frescoes and a part of the exterior as well. They are painted between 1503 and 1522 and show the Life of Christ in 40 episodes. Interesting are the details from the daily life of Bessans, introduced in the scenes of Christ. Like the fashion that can be dated between 1450 and 1460.