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.
sun rising through vapour:fishermen cleaning and selling fish
c.1807,oil on canvas,52.75x70.625 in,134x179.5 cm,national gallery ,london,uk