Art critic Martin Gayford, brings the Regency period to life in his account of the life of English Romantic painter John Constable. Telling the tremendous story of Constable's formative years, as well as this love affair's tragic conclusion which haunted the artist's final paintings.
Martin Gayford is a celebrated art critic and journalist who has written for the Spectator and the Sunday Telegraph and is the current Chief European Art Critic for Bloomberg. In his other book The Yellow House: Van Gogh, Gauguin and Nine Turbulent Weeks in Arles Gayford depicts the period in which artistic geniuses van Gogh and Gauguin shared a house in the small French town of Arles.
- ISBN: 9780141031965
- Pages: 384
- Dimensions: 198 x 27 x 129mm