John CONSTABLEDavid LUCAS, Autumnal sun set Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain 1776 – 1837



Great Britain 1802 – 1881


Autumnal sun set [Sunset. Peasants returning homeward] 1832
Collection Title: Various subjects of Landscape, characteristic of English Scenery, from Pictures Painted by John Constable R.A. Engraved by David Lucas
Title Notes: Order is according to the arrangement of this particular series of prints, and is not according to the sequence published by the British Museum
Page: Plate 3
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Creation Notes: A set of mezzotints, issued between 1830 and 1832
Materials & Technique: prints, albums, Intaglio mezzotint

Dimensions: (page) 29.5 h x 42.2 w cm (plate) 17.6 h x 25.4 w cm (comp) 13.0 h x 24.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Poynton Bequest 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.338.3