(b. 1793, Sunderland, d. 1867, Hampstead)

Dogger Bank

Oil on canvas, 76 x 70 cm
Victoria and Albert Museum, London

This painting shows a Dutch fishing boat in gale force winds. The portrayal of stormy seas in this picture stands comparison with the work of the van de Veldes, Claude-Joseph Vernet and Turner.

© Web Gallery of Art, created by Emil Krén and Daniel Marx.