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unknown artist nineteenth century
formerly John Constable, 1776–1837

Old Sarum in a Storm

Additional Title(s):

Old Sarum

Materials & Techniques:
Watercolor over graphite with scratching out on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Sheet: 5 7/8 x 7 1/2 inches (14.9 x 19.1 cm)

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:
Drawings & Watercolors
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
clouds | landscape | meteorology | science | sheep | storm
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Old Sarum | Salisbury | United Kingdom | Wiltshire
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IIIF Manifest:

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) [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 of Arts, London, no. 115, NC228 L65 (YCBA) [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) [YCBA]

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

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