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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.687
People
John Constable, British (E. Bergholt, England 1776 - 1837 London, England)
Title
Brighton Beach, with a Horse Turning a Capstan
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1824
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/297929
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite, gray ink and gray wash, with scratchwork, on cream wove paper
Dimensions
18 x 26 cm (7 1/16 x 10 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: 10/18/1824
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.687
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Graham Reynolds, The Later Paintings and Drawings of John Constable, Yale University Press (New Haven, CT and London, England, 1984), cat. no. 24.33, pl. 505

Exhibition History

The Age of Romanticism, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 03/15/1986 - 05/18/1986

Portrait, Prospect and Poetry: British Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Bequest, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/11/1993 - 11/07/1993

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