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St Mary's Church - Studley Royal

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$112.50
Trevor Kersley

Easingwold,York, United Kingdom

Sizing Information

Small 8.0" x 11.5"
Medium 12.0" x 17.2"
Large 16.0" x 23.0"
Note: Image size. Matboard and frame increase size of final product

Features

  • Custom-made box or flat frame styles
  • High-quality timber frame finishes to suit your decor
  • Premium Perspex - clearer and lighter than glass
  • Exhibition quality box or flat frame styles

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Artist's Description

St Mary’s Church is owned by English Heritage and managed by The National Trust.
The Anglican church of St Mary’s was the religious masterpiece of architect William Burges whose Gothic designs clearly verged on the late 19th-century Arts and Crafts Movement.
The church of St. Mary’s was commissioned in 1870 by the first Marquess and Marchioness of Ripon to commemorate the Marchioness’ brother who had been murdered in Greece.
The Marquess, who had succeeded to the estate in 1859, was a successful politician and Viceroy of India in 1880-1884. A deeply religious man, he disliked Renaissance architecture and looked back with nostalgia to what he saw as the more humanitarian caring Middle Ages.
Designed by William Burges in the Victorian Gothic style, St Mary’s has a highly decorated interior characteristic of the Anglo-Catholic religious sentiments of the Victorian period.
Burges was an expert of medieval art and Christian iconography and symbolism. Using this knowledge he created a striking interior: The chancel and sanctuary are richly decorated with carved angels and lions set against a painted multitude of angelic musicians, mostly in red and gold.
The organ case is designed to resemble a medieval house, with projecting upper storeys and a spiral staircase. Multicoloured carved parrots, a favourite of Burges, perch above the choir stalls. The church was consecrated in 1878.
The church is open to visitors from 12pm to 4pm from Easter to the end of September. One evensong is held at St Mary’s each year in early September and a limited number of weddings are permitted to take place with special permission.

St Mary’s Church is owned by English Heritage and managed by The National Trust.
3 images +2,0,-2, processed in Photomatix Pro3,adjusted in CS3
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Featured in the group “HDRI” 6 Apr 2011
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