The Octagonal House, Putney Heath

Provenance

Arthur Hawley; bequeathed to Uppingham School, sold by the Trustees of Uppingham School to Oscar & Peter Johnson, Ltd., London, as agent for Manton, Apr. 1980; Sir Edwin A. G. Manton, New York (1980–d. 2005); Manton Family Art Foundation (2005–2007, given to the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2007.

John Constable

English, 1776–1837

The Octagonal House, Putney Heath

6 Aug. 1816

Graphite on cream wove paper

Image: 3 1/2 x 4 5/8 in. (8.9 x 11.7 cm) Sheet: 3 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (8.9 x 12 cm)


Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007

2007.8.28


OFF VIEW

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Clarke, Jay, ed. Landscape, Innovation, and Nostalgia: The Manton Collection of British Art. Williamstown, MA: The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2012.