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Creator:
unknown artist, nineteenth century
formerly John Constable, 1776–1837, British
Title:

Old Sarum in a Storm

Additional Title(s):

Old Sarum

Date:
1828
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite with scratching out on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 7/8 x 7 1/2 inches (14.9 x 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, upper right: "June 1828."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1873
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
clouds | landscape | meteorology | science | sheep | storm
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Old Sarum | Salisbury | United Kingdom | Wiltshire
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8174
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A loan exhibition of English drawings and watercolours from the collection of Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon of Upperville, Virginia, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, 1964, cat. no. 39, N5247.M385 L62 (YCBA)

English drawings and watercolours, 1550-1850, in the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon : Royal Academy of Arts, Diploma Galleries, 24th February-30 April 1973, Royal Academy Arts, London, no. 115, NC228 L65 (YCBA)

Charles John Holmes, Constable and his influence on landscape painting, Archibald Constable and Company, Limited, Westminster, UK, 1902, p. 92, Folio A N80 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 87, no. 125, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, English drawings and watercolors, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, April 15 - June 20, 1965 , New Haven, 1965, cat. no. 39, NC228 Y34 (YCBA)


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