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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London .
Written in English


  • Constable, John, -- 1776-1837.

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Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the German by Stanley Godman.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18704750M

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  An excellent book for those interested in Constables landscapes and cloud studies. Many of the pictures are discussed in other books on Constable but this book brings them together and makes comparison easier for those studying Constable's work.5/5(2). Constable's Clouds: Paintings and Cloud Studies by John Constable by Constable, John; Edited By Edward Morris; Contributors: John Gage; Anne Lyles; Martin Suggett; John E Thornes; Timothy Wilcox and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Constable's Clouds.: John Constable. National Galleries of Scotland, - Clouds in art - pages. 0 Reviews. Attempts to match paintings with ideas and tries to establish. More».   This Study of Clouds by Constable claims a strictly observational status. His vantage point is Hampstead Heath. The canvas is marked on the back: "31 Sepr o'clock morning looking Eastward .

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J. E. THORNES: 'The Weather Dating of John Constable's Cloud Studies', Weather, Vol [], pp SThe written annotations to Forster's book were first published by L. PARRIS,Author: John Thornes. Clouds in religion, nature and art --Goethe and Luke Howard --The ideas of Carl Gustav Carus and the Dresden Painters --Dahl and Blechen as cloud painters --The cloud studies of John Constable --Constable and the meteorologists --Relations of science and art --The humble life of nature --Wordsworth and Constable --Submissiveness to nature. Artwork page for ‘Cloud Study’, John Constable, Constable’s oil studies of skies show a remarkable understanding of the structure and movement of clouds. Most also give a good impression of their three-dimensional volume. The studies vary in size. This is one of only four examples he painted on a larger format. The larger the scale the more difficult Constable found it to balance. CLOUDS were once the thrones of the gods; on them the angels knelt and the saints took their rest. It was a pillar of cloud in which the Lord went before the Jews to lead them out of Egypt to the land of Canaan and a cloud covered the tent of the congregation, .