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A Shipwreck

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (engraved)

  • Date:

    1825 (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)
    Fielding, Theodore Henry Adolphus, born 1781 - died 1851 (engravers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Aquatint

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Horace Mummery

  • Museum number:

    E.5414-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EL, shelf 146, box 2

Physical description

Aquatint of a shipwreck

Place of Origin

Britain (engraved)

Date

1825 (engraved)

Artist/maker

Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)
Fielding, Theodore Henry Adolphus, born 1781 - died 1851 (engravers)

Materials and Techniques

Aquatint

Descriptive line

Single plate aquatint entitled 'A Shipwreck', engraved by T. Fielding, after a drawing by J. M. W. Turner. Great Britain, 1825.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Aquatint; Printing; Colouring

Subjects depicted

Seas; Accident; Ships; Disaster; Shipwreck; Ocean

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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