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Constable in Love: Love, Landscape, Money and the Making of a Great Painter

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Art critic Martin Gayford, author of The Yellow House, brings the Regency period to life in Constable in Love: Love, Landscape and the Making of a Great Painter his account of the life of English Romantic painter John Constable. Love, not landscape, was the making of Constable. . . John Constable and Maria Bicknell might have been in love but their marriage was a most unlikely prospect. Constable was a penniless painter who would not sacrifice his art for anything, while Maria's family frowned on such a penurious union. ...

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Constable In Love: Love, Landscape, Money and the Making of a Great Painter
2010, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141031965

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Constable In Love: Love, Landscape, Money and the Making of a Great Painter
2009, Fig Tree, London

ISBN-13: 9781905490240

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