York Minster: the south transept seen from a side street

RIBApix ref no RIBA26880
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityYork
Subject Date1236
Image Date1960
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/CAT/544 (ESB7406)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The rebuilding of the Minster in Gothic styles began between 1230 and 1241 with this the southern wing of the transept in Early English style. The rose window is c.1515 and is thought to commemorate the union of the royal houses of York and Lancaster.

Subject tags

windows, cathedrals, decorative stonework