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Constable, John, 1776–1837
English landscape / from pictures painted by John Constable, R.A. ; engraved by David Lucas.
London : Published by the engraver, 27, Westbourne Street, Eaton Square, Pimlico, [1845]
[London] : Printed by W. Snell, 5A, Newcastle Place, Edgeware Road
Physical Description:
[1] leaf, [15] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 33 x 44 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2022 9
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Description based on the Yale Center for British Art copy, in which all plates are proofs before letters.
The contents leaf includes a testimony by C.R. Leslie.
Date of publication from Shirley.
Includes 14 mezzotints and an engraved title page.
Shirley, A. Published mezzotints of David Lucas after John Constable, R.A.
BAC: British Art Center copy includes two states of the 5th plate (Corn fields, near Brighton). Bound with: Constable, John. Various subjects of landscape, characteristic of English scenery (London, 1833).
Subject Terms:
Landscape painting -- Great Britain.
Leslie, Charles Robert, 1794-1859.
Lucas, David, 1802-1881, engraver, publisher.

  • 1. Porch of the church at East Bergholt, Suffolk
  • 2. Gillingham Mill, Dorsetshire
  • 3. Sir Richard Steele's cottage, Hampstead
  • 4. Jaques and the wounded stag
  • 5. Corn fields, near Brighton
  • 6. Stonehenge, Salisbury Plain
  • 7. Willey Lott's house, with the painter's father
  • 8. A cottage in a corn field
  • 9. Hampstead Heath, Harrow in the distance
  • 10. Flatford, Suffolk
  • 11. Castle Acre Priory
  • 12. View on the Orwell, near Ipswich
  • 13. Windmill near Colchester
  • 14. Arundel mill and castle.

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