|Medium||Pen and brown ink with watercolor on cream wove paper|
|Dimensions||3 1/4 x 4 3/16 in. (8.2 x 10.7 cm)|
|Acquisition||Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007|
John Constable, The Houses of Parliament on Fire, 1834, Pen and brown ink with watercolor on cream wove paper. Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007. The Clark Art Institute, 2007.8.52.
Clarke, Jay, ed. Landscape, Innovation, and Nostalgia: The Manton Collection of British Art. Williamstown, MA: The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2012.
The artist; John Hugh Constable, his great-great-grandson, by descent, sold to Spink, 1986; [Spink & Son, Ltd., London, 1986–1987, sold to Manton, June 1987]; Sir Edwin A. G. Manton, New York (1987–d. 2005); Manton Family Art Foundation (2005–2007, given to the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2007.
Salisbury Cathedral from the River Avon (recto); Man Pulling a Rope (verso)