St. Anselm's Meguro Church, Tokyo: detail of one of the stations of the cross designed by Noemi Raymond

RIBApix ref no RIBA114579
Architect/DesignerRaymond, Antonin (1888-1976)
Raymond, Noemi Pernissin (1889-1980)
Artist/PhotographerBarr, John
CountryJapan
CityTokyo
Subject Date1954
Image Date2014
ViewInterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceBarr 14-05-06
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Barr / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church was built as part of the priory for the Benedictine fathers and included a kindergarten, library, assembly hall and priest's dwelling. The church was designed to accommodated 500. Noemi Raymond designed the stations of the cross using black iron for the hands with the rest being rusted iron.

Subject tags

concrete, churches, sculpture