St Paul's Cathedral, City of London, seen from a nearby bombsite

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RIBApix ref no RIBA3821
Architect/DesignerWren, Sir Christopher (1632-1723)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1711
Image Date1957
ViewExterior
StyleBaroque
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceESB3799
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: A third of the City's buildings were destroyed by aerial attack between September 1940 and March 1945.

Subject tags

cathedrals, domes, ruins, bomb sites