Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge: detail of the pediment above the entrance portico

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RIBApix ref no RIBA138177
Architect/DesignerBasevi, George (1794-1845)
Cockerell, Charles Robert (1788-1863)
Eastlake, Charles Locke (1836-1906)
Artist/PhotographerValinsky, David
CountryUK: England
CityCambridge
Subject Date1848
Image Date2019
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceDavid Valinsky 20190416 Cambridge Fitzwilliam Museum-3
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit David Valinsky / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The sculptural group in the centre of the pediment depicts the Muses by Charles Eastlake.

Subject tags

sculpture, museums, capitals, porticos, decorative stonework, pediments, capitols