Bristol Cathedral: the altar and reredos in the Lady Chapel

RIBApix ref no RIBA92258
Artist/PhotographerMorris, Stephen
CountryUK: England
CityBristol
Subject Date1300
Image Date2009
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
MediumDigital image
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Stephen Morris / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Founded in 1140, this former Benedictine abbey church was elevated to cathedral status in 1542. The nave was rebuilt by George Edmund Street in 1868-1877. The Lady Chapel was largely 14th century, restored in the early 19th century, with brightly painted decoration being added in the 20th century. The reredos is 14th century.

Subject tags

cathedrals, altars