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John Constable, RA, at the age of twenty

Tempera Painting
1796 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Tempera painting
read John Constable – an introduction Constable's work transformed the genre of landscape painting and shaped the enduring popular image of the English countryside.
object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Tempera on canvas
Brief Description
Tempera, 'John Constable, RA, at the Age of Twenty', Daniel Gardner, 1796
Physical Description
Tempera painting
Dimensions
  • Width: 574mm (Note: 696L 574W 65D mm)
  • Estimate width: 45.7cm
  • Frame height: 70cm (Note: Taken from frame)
  • Frame width: 57.4cm (Note: Taken from frame)
  • Length: 696mm
  • Length: 696
Style
Credit line
Given by Isabel Constable
Object history
Given by Isabel Constable, 1888
Subject depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Hebron, Stephen, Shields, Conal and Wilcox, Timothy, The solitude of mountains: Constable and the Lake District, Grasmere, Wordsworth Trust, 2006
  • Kapp, Helen, Daniel Gardner, 1750-1805, Iveagh Bequest, Kenwood, GLC, 1972
Collection
Accession Number
589-1888

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record createdJuly 26, 2006
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