Chapel of the Archangel Michael from Lelikozero, Kizhi

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RIBApix ref no RIBA9443
Artist/PhotographerCox, Bernard Hugh (1907?-1986)
CountryRussia
CityKizhi
Subject Date1800
Image Date1960
ViewExterior
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceSU 397
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Bernard Cox / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The chapel was moved to Kizhi in 1961 from the village of Lelikozero and dates from the late 18th-early 19th centuries.

Subject tags

Chapels, belfries, bell towers, timber construction