Letter from Constable to Maria Bicknell, 'On Monday I am going for a day or two from home to meet a Gentleman at a village Brightwell near Woodbridge to take a view for him - of th Church as it appears above a wood.
Brightwell Church and Village by John Constable, 1815
- Oil on wood
- 15 x 22 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £7,500 ( Total: £109,227)
- Acquired in:
- Covent Garden Gallery
Painted for the Rev. Frederick Henry Turnor Barnwell of Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk; Sir Robert Hartland; possibly family of Richard Dyke Alexander, Ipswich; the Lewis-May family, Colchester, by 1915; by descent until sold by Mrs C Lewis-May, 1978.