A First Rate Man-of-War Driving on a Reef of Rocks, and Foundering in a Gale

Description
During a very short career the artist painted several naval victories which he witnessed during the Napoleonic wars. Also a landscape painter, he excelled at storm and shipwreck scenes which convey the overwhelming power of the sea.
Accession Loan No.
38/1928
Simple Name
painting
Full Name
A First Rate Man-of-War Driving on a Reef of Rocks, and Foundering in a Gale
Medium
oil
Common Name
A First Rate Man-of-War Driving on a Reef of Rocks, and Foundering in a Gale
Production Person Surname
Reinagle
Production Person Initials
George Philip
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Period Classification
George IV (1820-1830)
Collection Class
Paintings
Production Town
London
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Production Date
c 1826
Production Year Low
1824
Production Year High
1826
Created At
2016-10-13 15:46:36
Updated At
2019-03-28 15:16:35

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