Constable's Hadleigh Castle and British Romantic Ruin Painting

Hawes, Louis
September 1983
Art Bulletin;Sep83, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p455
Academic Journal
Describes the 'Hadleigh Castle Mouth of the Thames--Morning After a Story Night,' a painting done by John Constable in the 19th century. Profile of Constable; Historical analysis of the theme; His interest in ruin scene as his landscape theme; Relationship between painting and the on-the-spot drawing and large oil sketches of late 1828 to early 1829.


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