Olga's Gallery

John Constable


Holiday of Waterloo in East Bergholt.

. Oil on canvas. Szepmuveseti Muzeum, Budapest, Hungary. Read Note.

John Constable. Holiday of Waterloo in East Bergholt.

Holiday of Waterloo in East Bergholtban. This is an unusual painting for Constable, in which he depicts a folk holiday in honor of the Waterloo victory. Folks hang a dummy of Napoleon.