In the foreground, the River Avon; right, the Canonical House, Leadenhall, which Constable's friend, Archdeacon John Fisher, was granted for life in 1819; left, the grounds of King's House in front of the Cathedral spire.

The painting was made when Constable stayed with Fisher.

Key facts

Artist dates
1776 - 1837
Full title
Salisbury Cathedral and Leadenhall from the River Avon
Date made
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
52.7 x 77 cm
Acquisition credit
Salting Bequest, 1910
Inventory number
Location in Gallery