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Creator:
Print made by David Lucas, 1802–1881, British
after John Constable, 1776–1837, British
Title:

Vignette, Hampstead Heath, Middlesex

Additional Title(s):

Hampstead Heath, Labourer Returning

Part Of:

Collective Title: English Landscape: Various Subjects of Landscape, Characteristic of English Scenery, from Pictures Painted by John Constable, R.A.

Date:
1831
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/4 x 17 3/8 inches (29.8 x 44.1 cm), Plate: 6 1/2 x 9 inches (16.5 x 22.9 cm), and Image: 3 5/8 x 6 inches (9.2 x 15.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "54.3.17"; inscribed verso in graphite, lower left: "56"

Lettered upper center: "VIGNETTE. | To Mr. Constable's English Landscape."; lower left: "Painted by John Constable R.A."; lower right: "Engraved by David Lucas."; lower center: "HAMPSTEAD HEATH, MIDDLESEX. | "Ut Umbra sic Vita. London. Pubd. by Mr. Constable 35 Charlotte St. Fitzroy Square. 1831."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Mrs. John Archer Gee for History of Art (History of Prints)
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.1201
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Greater London | Hampstead Heath | Middlesex | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38507
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