Landscape with a windmill at Stoke by John Constable

A contribution towards illustrations to the poem 'The Social Day' by Peter Coxe.

Details

Medium:
Pen & grey wash
Dimensions:
12 x 16 cm
Acquired in:
1936
Presented by:
G A Simonson through The Art Fund

Inscribed: Drawn by J Constable 1815 and given to his friend JT Smith Esqr., 1823. One of five gifts of drawings to the British Museum by George Simonson between 1909 and 1936.

Provenance

Given by the artist to John Thomas Smith, Keeper of Prints at the British Museum, 1816-1833.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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