<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

Creator:
Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Stormy Sea Breaking on a Shore
Date:
between 1840 and 1845
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 17 1/2 x 25 inches (44.5 x 63.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.632
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
abstract art | landscape | light | meteorology | movement | science | sea | seascape | shore (landform) | sky | storms | sun | texture | waves (natural events)
Access:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
<double click to display>
<double click to hide>

Painting in England 1700-1850 - From The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon (Yale University Art Gallery, 1965-04-15 - 1965-06-20)

J. M. W. Turner - A Selection of Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon (National Gallery of Art, 1968-10-31 - 1969-04-21)

William Wordsworth and the Age of English Romanticism (New York Public Library, 1987-10 - 1988-01)

William Wordsworth and the Age of English Romanticism (Chicago Historical Society, 1988-04-06 - 1988-06-05)

William Wordsworth and the Age of English Romanticism (Indiana University Art Museum, 1988-01-27 - 1988-03-06)

Late Turner (Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, LLC, 1999-04-01 - 1999-06-05)

Turner : The Late Seascapes (Burrell Collection, 2004-02-15 - 2004-05-14)

Turner : The Late Seascapes (Manchester City Galleries, 2003-11-01 - 2004-01-25)

Turner : The Late Seascapes (Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2003-06-14 - 2003-09-08)

Touchstone Turner (Turner Contemporary, 2014-01-25 - 2014-05-11)

Coming Away : Winslow Homer in England (Milwaukee Art Museum, 2018-03-02 - 2018-05-20)

Coming Away : Winslow Homer in England (Worcester Art Museum, 2017-11-11 - 2018-02-04)

Publications:
<double click to display>
<double click to hide>

Martin Butlin, The paintings of J.M.W. Turner, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 1984, p. 284, 291, 293, No. 482, pl. 483, NJ18 T85 B885 1984 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Luke Herrmann, The Paul Mellon Collection at Burlington House, Connoisseur, v. 157, no. 634, December 1964, p. 218, N1 C75 + OVERSIZE (YCBA) Another copy available in YCBA Vertical File Collection: v 2334

J.M.W. Turner : a selection of paintings from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon., Exhibition held Oct. 31, 1968-Apr. 21, 1969 in the National Gallery of Art , National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1968, pp. 14, 30, no. 15, fig. 15, NJ18 T85 U5 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 44 (v.1), no. 163, pl. 63, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Denys Sutton, Some English Landscapes in Mr. Mellon's Collection, Apollo, vol. 77,ns.# 14, April 1963, p. 281-82, Pl. VI, N1 A54 + (YCBA) Another copy also Available in Vertical File - V1168

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 92, no. 136, pl. 192, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Andrew Wilton, The life and work of J.M.W. Turner, Academy Editions, London, 1979, p. 293, No. P482, NJ18 T85 +W577 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 51 (v.1), no. 192, pl. 63, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)

Genius Defined, Time, vol. 82, no.. 1, July 5, 1963, p.62, V 2333 (YCBA) Hard Copy also available at SML - AP2 T55 +

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1095
Export:
XML | RDF
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.