Only a Romantic painter could capture the awe-inspiring majesty of Durham Cathedral, and in watercolor no less!
J.M.W. Turner, Durham Cathedral, c. 1835, watercolor. National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
Thomas Girtin, Durham Cathedral, c. 1800, watercolor with gum arabic over pencil. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
And the view of how the cathedral looks today.
Durham Cathedral, 1093-1133, Romanesque
Durham Cathedral (interior), 1093-1133, Romanesque