From the Weymouth Bay you can see the west – a small river Jordan, flowing through the desert sandy terrain, and the same mountain. In October 1816, the Constable couple
“It’s hard to imagine a landscape in which the sky does not play a major role, it determines the scale of the landscape and best conveys the atmosphere of the
Constable was experiencing ambivalent feelings for Brighton. Two of his visits to this city – in 1824 and 1828 – were associated with the serious illness of his wife Maria.
This famous painting shows a rural road leading from East Bergholt to Dedham. As a child, the future artist passed this road every day – to school and from school.
Constable as a master of religious painting is practically unknown. In fact, pictures of religious content – the least successful of what was created by this wonderful landscape painter. Most
In late work Constable has romantic motifs – ruins, stormy conditions of nature. The appearance in the works of ruins, which usually symbolize the frailty of being, may be related
This boatyard was located on the shore of a small tributary of the Stur River and belonged to the artist’s father, Golding Constable. Here the hired workers repair old ones