Continuity loves Comper

comper altar

A recent biography of Sir Ninian Comper reasseses the career and reputation of this prolific church architect. The book ‘Sir Ninian Comper’ by Anthony Symondson and Stephen Bucknall is published by Spire Books, and you can read a review (from The Daily Telegraph) here.

Alternatively you could browse the extensive flickr site here.

The picture shows the new movable nave altar by Francis Roberts Architects at Comper’s church of St Mary, Wellingborough. Short description and original drawing.