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Cloud Study, 1821. The painting by John Constable
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Cloud Study, 1821

Cloud Study is an oil on canvas by John Constable, one of the most important 19th-century painters. Before the Impressionists, Constable and his peers were responsible for raising landscape painting as an essential genre just like any other. The painter was born when there was a rigid hierarchical comprehension of painting subjects: first and foremost, religious, mythological, and historical painting. After that, there were portraits, and lastly, landscapes and still-lifes. Along with J. M. W. Turner, Constable emphasized the creative possibilities of working with landscapes.

Cloud Study was created at the beginning of Constable’s studies on the subject and was painted with few colors: black, white, grey, and blue. At the bottom of the picture, there is an intense blue line, indicating a horizon line. The clouds occupy most of the image, varying from grey to a bright white, and were masterly rendered, giving the idea of volume. There are spots of blue in some areas, probably the first layer of paint done on the canvas. Four birds are seen flying close to the middle of the composition, once again strengthening the idea of movement.

Constable’s works were immensely detailed. The artist had established himself in the Academy through the scale of his paintings. During the 1820s, the painter began to paint in a group that he called the six-footers. These were the first works by the artist that was a consensus of being high-quality paintings. Enlarging his scale allowed Constable to increase the amount of detail in his works, and the painter always made 1 to 3 preliminary studies where he tried different compositions and color schemes. Constable’s compositions grew more ambitious as well, and one of the distinctive factors of his painting, compared to his contemporaries, was Constable’s attention to the sky.

Along with the increase of scale, the British painter began a detailed study of clouds. Constable made around four big scale paintings of the sky and clouds, in which he explored different kinds of clouds and their weather implications. During this decade, the sky becomes one of the most dynamic aspects of his paintings, usually done with a low impasto and small brushstrokes. The artist was capable of giving the idea of volume, movement, and transparency. In 1822, Constable told his close friend John Fisher that he had worked in 50 studies of the sky. In 1836, the artist expressed his interest in giving a lecture based on these studies, but unfortunately, he died before doing it.

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