Lincoln Cathedral seen from the west

RIBApix ref no RIBA5630
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityLincoln
Subject Date1300
Image Date1956
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/CAT/264 (ES3468)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Most of the cathedral dates from the 13th century when it was rebuilt in Gothic style under the leadership of St Hugh, Bishop from 1186-1200. The west front incoporates the surviving part of the first Romanesque cathedral dating from 1072.

Subject tags

belfries, bell towers, cathedrals, decorative stonework