Abbey of St Savin sur Gartempe, Poitou: view from the millstream

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RIBApix ref no RIBA27655
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryFrance
CitySt Savin sur Gartempe
Subject Date1300
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/F/466 (DKN/F/548)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The body of the Abbey was built during the 11th and 12th centuries; it was expanded in the 13th century, and the spire was added in the 14th century.

Subject tags

towers, riverside buildings, spires, rivers, mills, abbeys