June 11, 2016
David Lucas (1802-1881), A Heath (After John Constable), 1830, engraving, 6 15/16 x 8 9/16 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, purchase/gift of the Mahonri M. Young Estate, 1959.
English painter John Constable was born on this day in 1776. He is known for this Romantic-era paintings, pastoral landscapes with distinct, recognizable clouds.