English Romantic Painter, 1775-1851 landscape master
landscape master .British painter and printmaker. He dominated British landscape painting throughout the first half of the 19th century. He established a reputation in the Royal Academy, London, first as a topographical watercolourist and then within a few years as a painter of Sublime and historical landscapes.
Snow Storm-Steam Boat off a Harbour's Mouth making signals in shallow Water,and going by the Lead. (mk09
The Author was in this Storm on the Night the Ariel Left Harwich
Oil on canvas,91.5 x 122 cm.London,Tate Gallery