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Constable, John, 1776-1837.

Constable's clouds : paintings and cloud studies by John Constable / edited by Edward Morris with contributions from John Gage ... [et al.].

[Edinburgh] : National Galleries of Scotland ; c2000.
[Liverpool] : National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside, c2000.
Physical Description:
176 p. : ill. (some col.), port. ; 31 cm.
Reference Library
NJ18 C74 C76 2000 (LC)+ Oversize
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Catalog of an exhibition held at the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Apr. 28-July 16, 2000 and at the National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, Aug. 11-Oct. 29, 2000.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-174).
Subject Terms:
Clouds in art -- Exhibitions.
Constable, John, 1776-1837 -- Exhibitions.
Skies in art -- Exhibitions.
Morris, Edward.
Gage, John, 1938-2012.
National Gallery of Scotland.
National Galleries of Scotland.
Walker Art Gallery.
National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside.

  • Introduction : Constable's clouds and the chiaroscuro of nature / Edward Morris
  • Clouds over Europe / John Gage
  • 'That immense canopy' : studies of sky and cloud by British artists c. 1770-1860 / Anne Lyles
  • Constable's meteorological understanding and his painting of skies / John E. Thornes
  • Keeping time : clouds and chronometry in Constable's major landscapes / Timothy Wilcox.