Holy Trinity Chapel

The Holy Trinity Chapel was built at the end of the 19th century in eclectic style by Barbu Stirbey for his wife.
Barbu Stirbey was nicknamed the White Prince by Queen Marie, King Ferdinand’s wife, was a very important politician. He was president of the Council of Ministers, as interim minister of finance and foreign affairs, honorary member of the Romanian Academy, and he was also the manager of royal domains and a member of the board of great banks, companies and industrial works. As a result, Barbu Stirbey was incredibly wealthy
The church has murals painted by the famous artist Gh. Tatarescu.

Copyright ©Jeni Mateescu. Toate drepturile rezervate

Holy Trinity Chapel, detail
Holy Trinity Chapel, detail

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s