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Drawing - St. Mary's Church, Hendon: the churchyard
  • St. Mary's Church, Hendon: the churchyard
    John Constable, born 1776 - died 1837
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St. Mary's Church, Hendon: the churchyard

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Hendon (made)

  • Date:

    1818, June 28 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John Constable, born 1776 - died 1837 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pen and watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    267-1888

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 18

Physical description

pen and watercolour sketch of a church courtyard.

Place of Origin

Hendon (made)

Date

1818, June 28 (made)

Artist/maker

John Constable, born 1776 - died 1837 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pen and watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Hendon 28 June 1818
Inscribed below on left by the artist

Dimensions

Height: 10 cm, Width: 13.3 cm

Historical context note

In 1818 Constable exhibited at the Royal Academy four landscapes and two drawings, one of the latter being entitled 'Elms' (Probably No. 162 [320-1891] in this Catalogue)

[G Reynolds, 1973, p. 119]

Descriptive line

John Constable, St. Mary's Church, Hendon: the churchyard, 1818, Reynolds cat. no. 164

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Catalogue of the Constable Collection, Graham Reynolds, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1973, pp. 119, 121

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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