Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Constable, John, 1776-1837

Title:
Letter to John Thomas Smith.
Published/Created:
1797, between January 16 and March 23.

Physical Description:
1 item (1 p.) : ill. ; 28 cm.
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Related Content:
View the catalog record for the host volume, Memoirs of the life of John Constable. http://hdl.handle.net/10079/bibid/582623
Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
Autograph letter, signed, from John Constable to John Thomas Smith. The letter is written on one side of one sheet, which has been inlaid to size and bound in a copy of Memoirs of the life of John Constable, by Charles Robert Leslie (London : James Carpenter, 1843). Undated, the letter was written in 1797, between January 16 and March 23.
Exhibition History:
Paul Mellon's Legacy : A Passion for British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 2007-04-18 - 2007-07-29)

Subject Terms:
Constable, John, 1776-1837 -- Correspondence. | Constable, John, 1776-1837 -- Homes and haunts -- England -- East Bergholt. | Smith, John Thomas, 1766-1833 -- Correspondence. | Artists -- Great Britain -- Correspondence. | Etching -- Technique. | East Bergholt (England) -- In art.
Form/Genre:
Letters. | Ink drawings.