Go to:
About CK •  Art • Chef • Dance • Jazz • Klassik • Nouveau • Opera • Travel Calendar
Log In • Sign Up
You are in:  Home > Travel Calendar > Art and Archaeology in England   •  send page to a friend

Travel Tip: Art and Archaeology in England
Constable, Gainsborough, Turner and the Making of Landscape

Constable, Gainsborough, Turner and the Making of Landscape
LONDON  •  Royal Academy of Arts  •  Ongoing

This exhibition presents works by the three great figures of English landscape painting - John Constable RA (1776 - 1837), Thomas Gainsborough RA (1727 - 1788) and JMW Turner RA (1775 - 1851) - and explores the development of the British school of landscape painting. The display includes 150 works of art, including paintings, prints, books and archival material.

Showcasing major works from the Royal Academy Collections, the exhibition features highlights such as Gainsborough’s Romantic Landscape (c.1783), Constable’s The Leaping Horse (1825) and Boat Passing a Lock (1826) alongside Turner’s brooding diploma work, Dolbadern Castle (1800).

Royal Academy of Arts Website

Contact: Royal Academy of Arts
Burlington House
London W1J 0BD
Tel: (44) 20 73 00 59 95

More Art and Archaeology Travel Listings:

More England Travel Listings: