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Creator:
John Constable, 1776–1837, British
Title:
A Recollection of the New R.A.
Date:
1837
Medium:
Pen and brown ink on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/8 x 10 inches (34 x 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, upper left: [...]; in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, upper center: "Ca[...]h | [...]"; in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, upper right: "St Martin's [Workhouse] St [Math Lane] | court | Wuler[...]" in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, center left: "N[...] Gallery"; in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, center: "Hall of N[...] Gallery Hall of Beauty" in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, center right: "A[...] Room School of Painting [...] Room | architecture"; in artist's hand in pen and brown, ink lower left: "Pall Mall East | A Recollection of the New RA. | 28 March 1837 | John Constable"; in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Trafalgar Square Pap[...]"; in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, lower right: "St. [Matws] Church" Inscribed on mount in pen and brown ink: "I called on Constable on March 28th 1837. He was | there working on his 'Arundel Castle,' and | seemed well satisfied with the resu

Signed in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, lower right: "28 March 1837 | John Constable"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.342
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
genre subject | map
Associated Places:
England | Europe | London | Royal Academy | United Kingdom
Access:
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Robin Simon, Royal Academy of Arts: History and Collections, New Haven, p. 39, fig. 31, N1100 A869 2018 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1983
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