Constable, John (1776-1837), 'Mill Near Colchester', Mezzotint, c.1845

'Mill Near Colchester', Mezzotint, c.1845

Mezzotint by David Lucas, as directed by John Constable, printed on India paper.

Final state before publishing.. A rare proof before publication in Mr David Lucas ’A New Series of Engravings, illustrative of English Landscape, from Pictures of John Constable R.A.-1845. David Lucas continued to work on The English Landscape series after the death of John Constable and this example, and the previous plate, are two examples of a handful of subjects produced

Reference: S 50. Engraver’s proof (s)

Sheet Size: 276 x 354 mm
Plate Size: 191 x 241 mm
Image Size: 136 x 187 mm