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Creator:
John Constable, 1776–1837, British
Title:

Dawn

Additional Title(s):

Landscape, dawn

Date:
between 1831 and 1832
Medium:
Pen and brown ink and brown wash on thin, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 1/4 x 4 3/8 inches (5.7 x 11.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in pen and dark brown ink, verso: "dinner on Tuesday | at six o'clock. | I should have answered your polite note sooner"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4972
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
dawn | landscape
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8095
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Graham Reynolds, The later paintings and drawings of John Constable, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1984, 33.46, NJ18 C74 R485 + (YCBA)


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