St George's Chapel, Windsor: the organ loft seen from the nave

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RIBApix ref no RIBA6686
Architect/DesignerJanyns, Henry (fl. 1453-1483)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1528
Image Date1958
Library ReferenceESP/CHU/38 (ES4690)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Construction on the chapel was begun by Edward IV in 1475 under the direction of the master mason, Henry Janyns, and was completed during the reign of Henry VIII in 1528. The present organ loft was built during restoration works in the reign of King George III. The design was by Henry Emlyn and sits on a screen constructed from an artificial stone called Coade.

Subject tags

Chapels, vaulting, arcades, church fittings