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By Graham Reynolds

John Constable (11 June 1776 – 31 March 1837) was once an English Romantic painter. Born in Suffolk, he's recognized largely for his panorama work of Dedham Vale, the realm surrounding his home—now often called "Constable Country"—which he invested with an depth of love. "I should still paint my very own locations best", he wrote to his good friend John Fisher in 1821, "painting is yet one other be aware for feeling".

In Constable’s time England was once divided into thirty-nine counties. Constable set foot in precisely over 1/2 them; he by no means crossed the borders into Wales or Scotland, nonetheless much less did he commute in a foreign country, even if his images have been making a furor in Paris in 1824. The scenes that input considerably into his portray are drawn from a fair extra constrained sector: the six counties of Suffolk, Essex, Middlesex, Wiltshire, Dorset, and Sussex. Geographically, “Constable’s England” is a seriously restricted inspiration. In his focus on a small variety of areas studied time and again Constable offers a pointy distinction along with his nice modern Turner, who took not just England, Scotland, and Wales but in addition the full of available Europe as his province.

"When plans for the pageant Britain salutes big apple 1983 have been lower than dialogue, it appeared acceptable that one of many occasions might be an exhibition on the Metropolitan Museum of paintings dedicated to “Constable’s England.” this is often certainly the 1st significant exhibition of the work of John Constable ever to be proven within the usa. we're the extra lucky, hence, in having been capable of entrust the shaping of the exhibition and the writing of this catalogue to Graham Reynolds, the top expert on Constable. previously Keeper of work, Prints
and Drawings on the Victoria and Albert Museum, Mr. Reynolds, as well as his different obligations, had cost of the museum’s nice Constable assortment given virtually in its entirety by means of Isabel Constable, the artist’s daughter; his catalogue of that assortment, first released in i960, is crucial unmarried contribution to our wisdom of the artist’s paintings. Mr. Reynolds can also be the writer of an outstanding normal quantity, “Constable: The ordinary Painter”, and has lately ready for the Paul Mellon Centre for reviews in British artwork one of many volumes of a drawing close catalogue raisonné of Constable’s work."
Philippe de Montebello
Director
The Metropolitan Museum of paintings

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