Constable – The Great Cloud Painter

Constable – The Great Cloud Painter

He was one of Britain’s best cloud painters, and described the sky in his landscape painting as ‘the keynote… the chief organ of sentiment’. This means that the new John Constable exhibition opening at the Tate Britain, in London, is a must see for any cloudspotters finding themselves in the capital. The show brings together, for the very first time, all of the artist’s six-foot landscape canvases and includes 65 works in total.
Constable: The Great Landscapes is showing at Tate Britain from 1 June till 28 August 2006:

  • richard hansen

    June 14, 2011 at 9:08 pm

    looking for inspiration for my paintings & murals

  • […] dark skies for straightforward technical reasons: to flatten out the picture plane and excise the Chief Organ of Sentiment, concentrating attention on the […]

  • Richard Adamski

    October 12, 2011 at 7:40 pm

    I feel your touch will you come to the U.S. New York ever, would love to be one with your clouds.

  • Gaurav Mishra

    June 25, 2013 at 10:54 am

    Nice pic

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