Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Metropolitan Cathedral

Accession Number: 
170220
Order Title: 
Archivision Addition Module FOUR--6,080 images
Type of View: 
partialView
View Title: 
General view of the Tabernacle facade
Date of View: 
8/15/1998
Image description: 
Designed and built by the Andalusian architect Lorenzo Rodriguez between 1749 and 1760 in the Churrigueresque style. The tabernacle, adjacent to the cathedral, contains the baptistery and serves to register the parishioners.
Image Rights: 
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Source Institution: 
Archivision, Inc.
Collection: 
Addition Module FOUR
Culture: 
Mexican
Work Types: 
Architecture; religious structures; churches; cathedrals
Preferred Title: 
Metropolitan Cathedral
Agent Display: 
Claudio de Arciniega (Mexican architect, ca. 1526-1593); Jer¿nimo de Balb¿s (Mexican architect, ca. 1680-1748)
Date: 
1563-1813 (inclusive)
Technique: 
construction (assembling)
Alternate Title: 
Catedral Metropolitana
Alternate Title: 
Catedral Metropolitana de la Asunci¿n de Mar¿a
Locations: 
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Location Type: 
(site)
Style/Period: 
Baroque
Style/Period: 
Spanish Colonial
Style/Period: 
Churrigueresque
Classification: 
Architecture