Study of sky and trees Object: Oil sketch Place of origin: England, Great Britain (made) Date: ca. 1821 (made) Artist/Maker: John Constable, born 1776 - died 1837 (artist) Materials and Techniques: oil on paper
John Constable, English, "The Glebe Farm". artists painted from memory, but he painted on site and sought to capture rural England that was fast disappearing in the Industrial Revolution. Forerunner to Impressionists.