Castle Howard, North Yorkshire: the south front with the Atlas Fountain in the foreground

RIBApix ref no RIBA86659
Architect/DesignerHawksmoor, Nicholas (1661-1736)
Nesfield, William Andrews (1793-1881)
Thomas, John (1813-1862)
Vanbrugh, Sir John (1664-1726)
Artist/PhotographerLambert, Sam (1927-1981)
CountryUK: England
CityConeysthorpe
Subject Date1712
Image Date1967
ViewExterior
StyleBaroque
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 794 St John/Castle Howard
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Atlas Fountain was designed by W. A. Nesfield (c. 1850) and the sculptures are by John Thomas, of similar date.

Subject tags

country houses, sculpture, water features, fountains