Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Beauchamp Chapel, Collegiate Church of St. Mary, Warwick]

Artist:
Possibly by Roger Fenton (British, 1819–1869)
Date:
1855–60
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 24.6 x 19.5 cm (9 11/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, Susan and Thomas Dunn Gift, 2010
Accession Number:
2010.316
Not on view
Possibly from Roger Fenton's "grey albums" sold at Christies's London in the late 1970s; [Robert Hershkowitz, Sussex, by 1988]; [Lee Gallery, Winchester, Mass., 1995]; (Sotheby's, New York, October 8, 1997, lot 18]; unknown buyer; Michael Mattis; [Lee Gallery, Winchester, Mass., 2009]

Lloyd, Valerie. Roger Fenton: Photographer of the 1850s. London: Hayward Gallery, 1988. no. 105.



The Beauchamp Chapel in St. Mary's Church in Warwick was constructed 1443-63. The tomb on the right is that of Richard Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick (d.1439), and dates from 1447-50.
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