The Vale of Dedham by John Constable

The river meanders through fields to the town of Dedham with its square church tower.

Details

Category:
Topographical
Medium:
Oil on canvas Dimensions: 141 x 122 cm
Art Fund grant:
£10,000 ( Total: £20,000)
Acquired in:
1944
Vendor:
Christie's

Tall trees in the foreground and a peasant woman beside a campfire.

Provenance

From the collections of Lord Taunton, and subsequently Sir Audley Neeld.

Venue details

Scottish National Gallery The Mound Edinburgh EH2 2EL 0131 624 6200 www.nationalgalleries.org

Entry details

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