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Constable, William Georgelocked

(1887–1976)
  • Alec Clifton-Taylor
  • , revised by Rosemary Mitchell

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Constable, William George (1887–1976), art historian and gallery director, was born at 17 Gerard Street, Derby, on 27 October 1887, the elder child and only son of William George Samuel Constable and his wife, Remeliah Isabella Webb. The celebrated painter John Constable belonged to the same family although the relationship, never precisely established, was not very close; however, the fact that ...

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