Cathedral Church of St Michael, Coventry: the old cathedral connected to the new cathedral by the canopied entrance porch

RIBApix ref no RIBA48606
Architect/DesignerEpstein, Sir Jacob (1880-1959)
Spence, Sir Basil (1907-1976)
Artist/PhotographerGalwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityCoventry
Subject Date1962
Image Date1962
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP500/220
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The medieval cathedral was destroyed by bombs on November 14, 1940. The bronze sculpture of 'St Michael subduing the Devil' was executed by Jacob Epstein in 1958.

Subject tags

concrete, entrances, sculpture, stairs, cathedrals, canopies, stone, bronze