St Paul's Cathedral, City of London: the ball and lantern on the dome

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RIBApix ref no RIBA45390
Architect/DesignerCockerell, Charles Robert (1788-1863)
Wren, Sir Christopher (1632-1723)
Artist/PhotographerHope-Fitch, Christopher
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1711
Image Date2009
ViewExterior
StyleBaroque
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceRIBA45390 (St Pauls 8)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Christopher Hope-Fitch / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The present ball and cross atop the lantern date from 1821 and were designed by C. R. Cockerell

Subject tags

sculpture, cathedrals, lanterns, decorative stonework