Mon, Oct 18|
Walk Constable's Hampstead: walk & talk art & art history guided tour
Walk in Constable's footsteps, see where he lived, worked & painted his great iconic landscape masterpieces on Hampstead Heath & around NW3
Time & Location
Oct 18, 2021, 10:00 AM – Oct 22, 2021, 12:00 PM
London, Hampstead, London NW3, UK
Estelle Lovatt FRSA, art historian & art critic, trained as a fine artist, is able to talk about the theory and practice, meaning and intention of great masterpieces, eloquently.
Her enthusiasm, passion, motivation and engaging expertise validates her all-round expert opinion on all art periods from cave art to contemporary art, in her own unique way. Delivered in an easy to understand and fun manner.
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‘Constable’s Hampstead’ Walk & Talk Art & Art History guided Tour with art historian and art critic Estelle Lovatt FRSA.
In anticipation of the forthcoming Royal Academy ‘Late Constable’ exhibition (30 October 2021 - 18 February 2022).
Walk in Constable’s footsteps to see the houses where he lived, worked and painted his great iconic landscape masterpieces on the Heath, Hampstead, and around the NW3 London village, finishing at his family tomb in the church.
Estelle speaks to you, describing the story of Constable’s life, his parents, family, wife and children. His dislike of Turner and relationship with the Royal Academy. Painting ‘en plein air’ and ‘alla prima’, British Romanticism, Dutch Golden Age influences, inspiring future French Impressionism. Bringing alive everything you wanted to know about Constable, and how he painted nature, the best clouds, rays of sunshine & double rainbows in art history.
Estelle brings a portfolio of images of Constable's paintings with, to show you, discuss, and illustrate where he painted them from.
And if you want to draw where Constable sketched, bring your sketch pad and pencil!
This is a 2-hour walk, over the Heath, with some steps to go up and down in the Village. Starting by Whitestone Pond and finishing in Hampstead Village.
Not available on this date? Book a private guided group tour, please contact for details.