John Constable

Salisbury Cathedral from the Bishop's Grounds



John Constable - Salisbury Cathedral from the Bishop's Grounds

Literature

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 19
Katharine Baetjer, British paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1575-1875, New York; New Haven and London, 2009, nr. 117


Provenance

the artist, until died 1837
?his estate sale, Foster and Sons, London, 16 May 1838, nr. 30, to Archbutt
?Samuel Archbutt (1838-39)
his sale, Christie's, London, 13 April 1839, nr. 114, to Theobald
John Davis, Manchester and Wykin Hall, Hinckley, Leicestershire, until died 1881
E.J. Foxwell, Hinckley, until 1907
sale, Christie's, London, 20 April 1907, nr. 104, to Agnew
with Agnew, London, 1907, sold to Lee
A.H. Lee (from 1907)
Sir Joseph Beecham, 1st Baronet, London, by 1911-died 1916
his estate sale, Christie's, London, 3 May 1917, nr. 6, to Smith
with (?Eugene) Cremetti, London, until 1923, sold to Agnew and Knoedler
with Agnew and Knoedler, London, 1923, Agnew share sold to Knoedler
with Knoedler, New York, 1923-26, sold to Harkness
Edward S. Harkness, New York, 1926—died 1940
Mary Stillman (Mrs. Edward S.) Harkness, New York, 1940—died 1950
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, bequest of Mary Stillman Harkness, 1950
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External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 50.145.8

Other works by John Constable


John Constable Cloud study with birds in flight
Cloud study with birds in flight
1821

John Constable The Hay Wain
The Hay Wain
1821

John Constable West End Fields, Hampstead
West End Fields, Hampstead
c. 1822

John Constable The Salt Box, Hampstead
The Salt Box, Hampstead
1821

John Constable
Salisbury Cathedral from the Bishop's Grounds
c. 1825
87.9 x 111.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Mary Stillman Harkness