The Hay Wain
944 x 651 • 99 KB
The hay wain refers to the horse-drawn carriage in the water. This painting was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1821 but failed to find a buyer. When it was exhibited in France, Constable was awarded a gold medal by Charles X. The work proved influential to many later French artists and especially those painters from the Barbizon School.
Owner/Location: National Gallery - London  (United Kingdom - London)
Dates: 1821
Artist age:Approximately 45 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 130.2 cm (51.26 in.), Width: 185.4 cm (72.99 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 22 August 2013.
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