The Constable Trust


The Constable Trust Annual Lecture



The Constable Trust is pleased to present the Thirteenth Annual Lecture:

Cedric Morris and Christopher Wood: A Forgotten Friendship

By Nathaniel Hepburn, Director of Ditching Museum of Art + Craft

on Saturday, 17 June 2017, 6.30 for 7pm

at the Constable Hall, Gandish Road, East Bergholt.

More information and a booking form can be found here.



2005
Sarah Cove
" ... they were done in the lid of my box on my knees as usual": Constable's Oil Sketching Technique - The Suffolk Years c.1810–1816

2006
Peter Bower
Texture, Tone & Strength: John Constable and his Use of Paper

2007
Anne Lyles
'Fame is the Spur': Constable, the 'six-footers' and the long struggle for recognition

2008
Timothy Wilcox
Constable and Claude: A lifelong relationship

2009
Martin Gayford
Constable in Love: the man and his portraits

2010
Judy Ivy
'Mr Constable's English Landscape' Mezzotints: A Case of Vanity Publishing

2011
Timothy Wilcox
Constable and Salisbury: How Constable rediscovered Suffolk in Salisbury

2012
Olivier Meslay
Constable in France: A Success Story

2013
Anne Lyles
Constable and the Sea: 'The wild music of the waves'.

2014
Andrew Wilton
The Freud and Bacon of their Day: Constable and Turner as Twin Luminaries of Their Age.

2015
Andrew Loukes
'That House of Art': Constable at Petworth.

2016
Jules Pretty
Constable's Other Country of Valley and Shore

2017
Nathaniel Hepburn