Mezzotint by David Lucas, as directed by John Constable, printed on india paper.
Based on the oil sketch Shipping in the Orwell, near Ipswich, c.1829. The print was first published in 1838 by Moon in The Proposed Appendix of English Landscape Scenery and then again by Lucas in Engravings, illustrative of English Landscape, from Pictures of John Constable R.A.-1845.
Reference: S.24 Engraverís proof (i.)
Sheet Size: 273 x 374 mm
Plate Size: 178 x 220 mm
Image Size: 143 x 183 mm