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

RIBApix ref no RIBA48608
Architect/DesignerSpence, Sir Basil (1907-1976)
Traherne, Margaret (1919-2006)
Artist/PhotographerGalwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1962
Image Date1962
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceAP500/224A
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