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John Constable

English, 1776–1837

Salisbury Cathedral from the River Avon (recto); Man Pulling a Rope (verso)

07/23/1829

Medium Graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 9 1/8 x 13 1/4 in. (23.1 x 33.6 cm)
Object Number 2007.8.47
Acquisition Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007
Status Off View

Image Caption

John Constable, Salisbury Cathedral from the River Avon (recto); Man Pulling a Rope (verso), 07/23/1829, Graphite on cream wove paper. Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007. The Clark Art Institute, 2007.8.47.

Bibliography

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

Provenance

Marietta Peabody Tree (her sale, Sotheby’s, New York, 19 Oct. 1976, no. 196, sold to Manton); Sir Edwin A. G. Manton, New York (1976–d. 2005); Manton Family Art Foundation (2005–2007, given to the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2007.

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