Chatsworth House, Derbyshire: the chapel

RIBApix ref no RIBA14797
Architect/DesignerTalman, William (1650-1719)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityChatsworth
Subject Date1694
Image Date1956
ViewInterior
StyleBaroque
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/ENG/457 (ES3478)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Louis Laguerre and Ricard painted the walls and ceilings with scenes from the life of Christ and Antonio Verrio painted the picture of Doubting Thomas over the altar. The alabaster apse behind the altar and its pediment were designed by C. G. Cibber.

Subject tags

Chapels, country houses, decorative stonework, wall paintings, church fittings, altars