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Constable: The Sea near Brighton (custom print)
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          The Sea near Brighton, 1826
          Artist
          John Constable
          Product code
          johcon019
          Artwork code
          Artist code
          108
          Original: Oil on paper laid on card. Support: 175 x 238 mm Tate, London

          John Constable's stormy coastal seascape near Brighton in Sussex. Clouds dominate the image and the rest is mostly waves, with just a few boats in the distance.

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          Along with Turner, John Constable is recognized as the greatest English landscape painter of the 19th century. Constable entered the RA schools in 1799 and first exhibited in 1802. He had an eye for the picturesque through studying J. T. Smith and Gainsborough. Born in Suffolk, the son of a miller. He has been characterised as having painted only the places he knew intimately and he continued to paint scenes of Suffolk after he settled in London in 1816.

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