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John Constable, 1776–1837, British

Somerset House Terrace from Waterloo Bridge

Former Title(s):

Somerset House Terrace and the Thames: a View from the North end of Waterloo Bridge with St. Paul's and Blackfriar's Bridge

Somerset House, A View from Waterloo Bridge looking towards St. Paul's and the City

Somerset House and St. Paul's from Waterloo Bridge

ca. 1819
Oil on panel
Support (PTG): 6 1/8 x 7 3/8 inches (15.6 x 18.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
boats | brushstrokes | buildings | cathedral | city | cityscape | dwelling | figures | landscape | river | riverbank | sailboats | terrace | water
Associated Places:
Blackfriar's Bridge | City of London | City of Westminster | England | Europe | Greater London | London | Somerset House | St. Paul's Cathedral | Thames | United Kingdom | Waterloo Bridge
Not on view
IIIF Manifest:

Constable : le choix de Lucian Freud, Petit Journal des grandes expositions, Paris, 2002, p. 10, fig. no. 20, V 1016 (YCBA)

Robert Hoozee, L'opera completa di Constable, 98, Rizzoli, Milano, Italy, 1979, p. 113, no. 266, NJ18 C74 A12 +H66 (YCBA)

John Constable, a selection of paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon. , National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1969, pp. 30-31, no.. 23, NJ18 C74 U5 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 20 [v.1], no. 65, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Graham Reynolds, The later paintings and drawings of John Constable, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1984, pp. 40-41 (v.1), no. 19.37, pl. 127 (v.2), NJ18 C74 R485 + (YCBA)

Sotheby's sale catatogue : Catalogue of fine eighteenth and nineteenth century English paintings and drawings : 18 March 1964, Sotheby's, London, March 18, 1964, p. 38, Lot 103, Auction catalogues (YCBA)

Malcolm Warner, The Paul Mellon Bequest : treasures of a lifetime, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2001, p. 6, N5247 M385 P28 2001 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 8 (v.1), no. 29, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)

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