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Constable, John (1776–1837), landscape painter and draughtsman

Judy Crosby Ivy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Constable, John (1776–1837), landscape painter and draughtsman, was born on 11 June 1776 at East Bergholt House, Church Street, East Bergholt, Suffolk, the fourth of six children of Golding Constable (1739–1816), merchant, mill owner, and gentleman farmer, and Ann (1748–1815), daughter of William Watts (...

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