European Art
Artist: John Constable, British, 1776–1837

A Road across Hampstead Heath

ca. 1822

Oil on canvas

unframed: 32.7 x 50.2 cm (12 7/8 x 19 3/4 in.) framed: 63.8 x 49.5 cm (25 1/8 x 19 1/2 in.)
Bequest of Blanche Barclay, George C. Barclay Collection
1949.235
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Tooth Collection; George C. Barclay, New York; by descent, Blanche Barclay Collection, New York.

Bibliography: 

Katherine Neilson and Andrew Carnduff Ritchie, Selected Paintings and Sculpture from the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1972), no. 71, ill.

Peter Smith, Constable (New York: Crown Publishers, 1981), 72, ill.

Leslie Parris and Ian Fleming-Williams, Constable, exh. cat. (New York: Cross River Press, 1993), 213, 227, 440, no. 118, fig. 118.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.