The Cathedral Wing

 


 

Canterbury Cathedral


 


Above, a view of Canterbury Cathedral. At right, a 15th century depiction of the death of St. Thomas a Becket. Below, steps leading to the chapel which held Becket's shrine, worn smooth by the knees of pilgrims.



Sources: Top and bottom
images in J. Keates and
A. Hornak, Canterbury
Cathedral
(London:
Summerfield, 1980),
pp. 92-93 and 44.
Center image in Paul
Anbinder, ed., Renaissance
Painting in Manuscripts
,
(New York: Hudson Hill,
1983), p. 24.



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