Cathedral Church of St Michael, Coventry: close-up of the concrete buttresses faced with grey-greenish Westmorland slate of the Chapel of Unity

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RIBApix ref no RIBA48608
Architect/DesignerSpence, Sir Basil (1907-1976)
Traherne, Margaret (1919-2006)
Artist/PhotographerGalwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityCoventry
Subject Date1962
Image Date1962
ViewWorm's-eye
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP500/224A
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The chapel is illuminated by daylight entering through the strips of stained glass by Margaret Traherne on either side of the structural mullions.

Subject tags

Chapels, concrete, windows, cathedrals, cladding, buttresses, stained glass (<decoration>), slate