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Lionel Constable, 1828–1887, British
Formerly John Constable, 1776–1837, British

Old Barn

Former Title(s):

A barn, in Sussex [1855, Royal Academy of Arts, London, exhibition catalogue]

ca. 1855
Oil on panel
Support (PTG): 9 5/8 x 15 3/8 inches (24.4 x 39.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | barn | fence | path | red | stream | water | windows | wood | yard
Not on view
IIIF Manifest:

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 66-67, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Robert Hoozee, L'opera completa di Constable, 98, Rizzoli, Milano, Italy, 1979, p. 146, no. 566, 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. 22-23, no. 14, 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. 19 [v.1], no. 61, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 72 (v.1),, no. 91, pl. 53 (v.2), ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Leslie Parris, Which Constable ?, Burlington Magazine, v.120, no. 906, September 1978, p. 572-73, fig. 19, N1 B87+ (YCBA) also available online (Orbis)

Sotheby's sale catalogue : Catalogue of fine paintings and drawings of the English school : 30 November 1960, Sotheby's, London, November 30, 1960, p. 26, lot 101, Auction catalogues (YCBA)

The Art Puzzle over Constable and son, The Times (London), no. 60, 393, August 8, 2012, p. 12, Available online in Times Digitial Archive Microfilm holdings cesse 12/1/2011

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.7 (v.1), no. 25, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)

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