A view of the church of St Jacques as seen from the Grand'rue.

The right-hand side of the facade is obscured by houses in the street. Evening sunlight, entering from the left, catches a haze in the sky, the upper part of the facade, and the top storey of the buildings to the left of the church. The rest of the picture, the lower part of the facade and the street before the church, are in shadow; and these subdued tones throw into relief the areas illumined by a golden light.

The Whitworth

The University Of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M15 6ER
0161 275 7450

Opening times

Daily, 10am - 5pm (Thu until 9pm) Closed 24, 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan

Exhibitions at The Whitworth

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