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John Constable, 1776–1837, British
A Shepherd in a Landscape looking across Dedham Vale towards Langham
ca. 1811
Oil on paper laid on canvas
Support (PTG): 5 7/8 x 11 1/2 inches (14.9 x 29.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
brown | brush strokes | field | hill | landscape | meadow | pasture | sheep | shepherd | sky | woods
Associated Places:
Dedham | England | Essex | Langham | United Kingdom
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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John Constable - A Selection of Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon (National Gallery of Art, 1969-04-30 - 1969-11-01)

John Constable (Tate) (Tate Britain, 1991-06 - 1991-09)

Constable's Clouds (National Galleries of Scotland, - 2000-10-29)

Constable's Clouds (Walker Art Gallery, 2000-04-28 - )

Masters of British Painting: John Constable (Musée du Louvre, 2002-10-08 - 2003-01-13)

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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 56-57, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Robert Hoozee, L'opera completa di Constable, 98, Rizzoli, Milano, Italy, 1979, p. 95, no. 85, NJ18 C74 A12 +H66 (YCBA)

Edward. Morris, Constable's clouds, paintings and cloud studies by John Constable , National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh & Liverpool, UK, 2000, p. 30, no. 14, NJ18 C74 C76 2000 + (YCBA)

John Constable, a selection of paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon. , National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1969, pp. 18-19, no. 9, NJ18 C74 U5 (YCBA)

Leslie Parris, Constable, Tate Publishing, London, UK, 1991, pp. 70,76-78, No. 16, pl. 16, NJ18 C74 P372 1991 + (YCBA)

Graham Reynolds, The early paintings and drawings of John Constable, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 1996, p. 162 [v.1], 11.43, pl. 929 [v.2], NJ18 C74 R484 1996 + (YCBA)

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