St Thomas of Canterbury, Salisbury: the nave looking towards the Doom mural above the chancel arch

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RIBApix ref no RIBA6751
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CitySalisbury
Subject Date1475
Image Date1958
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/CHU/334 (ES986)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This large town church, founded c.1220 as a place of worship for the masons working on Salisbury Cathedral, was rebuilt in Perpendicular style c.1450. The Doom, or last Judgement mural, the most complete in England, was commissioned to fill the wall above the chancel arch and dates from 1475.

Subject tags

churches, arches, wall paintings